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  • Georgia Special Grand Jury Recommended Charges for Sens. Lindsey Graham, David Perdue, Kelly Loeffler

    09/08/2023 9:26:04 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 40 replies
    New York Post ^ | Sep. 8, 2023 | Samuel Chamberlain
    A special grand jury recommended last year that Atlanta’s district attorney charge three current and former US senators for allegedly aiding former President Donald Trump’s attempts to reverse his 2020 election loss. The panel urged Fulton County DA Fani Willis to indict Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and former Sens. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) and David Perdue R-Ga.), according to its 28-page report, released Friday. Willis, an elected Democrat, did not immediately comment on her decision not to charge the trio when she indicted Trump and 18 alleged co-conspirators on Aug. 14 on charges including racketeering, historically used against organized crime.
  • WEF Orders Firefox, Chrome & Safari To Start Blocking ‘Blacklisted Websites’

    08/13/2023 11:52:43 AM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 117 replies
    The People’s Voice TV ^ | 08/12/2023 | Sean Adl-Tabatabai
    The World Economic Forum (WEF) has instructed major web browser company’s to begin blocking websites deemed “undesirable” by the globalist elites.The WEF-controlled nation of France is the first nation to issue a legal directive to web browser company’s to block all websites listed on a blacklist compiled by the Macron regime.Calling the plan “well-intentioned yet dangerous,” Mozilla warns that Young Global Leader Emmanuel Macron is plowing ahead with plans to force web browsers like Firefox “to create a dystopian technical capability” allowing the globalist elite to regulate what people see online.“Article 6 (para II and III) of the SREN Bill...
  • Disinformation Inc: James Comer demands records on State Department funding group blacklisting conservatives

    02/23/2023 6:55:45 AM PST · by Heartlander · 3 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | February 23, 2023 | Gabe Kaminsky
    Disinformation Inc: James Comer demands records on State Department funding group blacklisting conservativesEXCLUSIVE — Rep. James Comer (R-KY), chairman of the House Oversight and Accountability Committee, is demanding records and a State Department briefing related to the agency bankrolling a "disinformation" tracking group that is blacklisting conservative news outlets. Between 2020 and 2021, the State Department-backed Global Engagement Center and National Endowment for Democracy granted $665,000 combined to the Global Disinformation Index, which is taking steps to shut down disfavored speech. Now, the State Department is being pressed for answers by Comer on this funding, which he has called an...
  • Disinformation Inc: Read one of the 'blacklists' used secretly to defund conservative news

    02/12/2023 6:42:25 PM PST · by SubMareener · 31 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | February 10, 2023 01:26 PM | Gabe Kaminsky
    The Washington Examiner revealed on Thursday that it is on GDI's list and spoke to an ad-buying source who said Breitbart News is also. Separately, GDI has said that the 10 "riskiest" news outlets for purported disinformation are the American Spectator, Newsmax, the Federalist, the American Conservative, One America News Network, the Blaze, the Daily Wire, RealClearPolitics, Reason, and the New York Post.
  • Ad Network Owned by Microsoft Is Using Foreign Disinformation ‘Experts’ to Blacklist Conservative Media Companies

    02/11/2023 9:27:01 PM PST · by ProgressingAmerica · 11 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10 Feb 2023 | Sean Moran
    The Global Disinformation Index (GDI), a foreign think tank headquartered in the United Kingdom, released an assessment of American online media designed to blacklist conservative media outlets and choke off their advertising revenue. The information is kept on what GDI calls its “Dynamic Exclusion List.” Ad networks — including most prominently Xandr — which is owned by Microsoft — are now using this list to refuse to allow advertising on conservative media websites.
  • Microsoft-owned ad group blacklists conservative media INCLUDING Twitchy - wants to shut us all down

    02/11/2023 6:36:13 PM PST · by NetAddicted · 11 replies ^ | 2/10/2023 | Sam J.
    Welp, it’s official – chalk another one up for all of us crazy, evil, redneck, tinfoil-hat-wearing conspiracy theorists. How many times have we seen the mainstream media, Lefities, and Democrats roll their eyes at us when we’ve talked about being censored, throttled, silenced, and targeted? Personally, I’ve lost count. According to the Washington Examiner, new information has been discovered about a sneaky, shady AF attempt to target conservative sites by blacklisting them for various ‘safety’ reasons based on supposed misinformation. This includes sites such as Townhall Media, Daily Wire, Chicks on the Right, and even Twitchy. TWITCHY! How could anyone...
  • American Thinker blacklisted for 'disinformation' by groups funded by the Biden administration

    02/11/2023 8:03:56 AM PST · by CFW · 10 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 2/11/23 | Rajan Laad
    The Washington Examiner recently released a two-part report on their investigation of self-proclaimed 'disinformation' tracking organizations that are targeting conservative media. News outlets such as American Thinker, the Washington Examiner, the Washington Times, Newsmax, Hot Air, Newsbusters, LifeNews, Breitbart, etc. as well as news websites run by Bill O’Reilly, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, etc. and even groups such as Judicial Watch were branded "false/misleading." was branded "offensive" and "reprehensible," while Breitbart TV was branded as "hate speech."
  • Elon Musk Releases Twitter Files Exposing Secret Blacklists

    12/09/2022 5:22:56 AM PST · by Red Badger · 52 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | December 8, 2022 | By Caden Pearson
    Bari Weiss, founder and editor of The Free Press, released the second volume of the so-called “Twitter files” on Thursday, revealing the social media platform’s “secret blacklists.” Weiss has been working with Twitter’s new owner Elon Musk and independent journalist Matt Taibbi to disclose internal Twitter information regarding censorship. Twitter’s censorship methods, according to Weiss, included placing specific users on a “Trends Blacklist” or a “Search Blacklist.” The popular Libs of TikTok account, as well as Dr. Jay Bhattacharya, professor of medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine, are among the users who were secretly added to the “Trends Blacklist”...
  • 48% of Evangelical leaders report being blacklisted over beliefs, ‘guilt by association’

    09/20/2022 9:27:41 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 17 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 09/20/2022 | Anugrah Kumar
    Nearly half of Evangelical leaders said in a new survey that they have been disinvited, blacklisted or excluded because of their point of view or “guilt by association,” according to the National Association of Evangelicals.The NAE's July/August Evangelical Leaders Survey revealed that 48% of Evangelical leaders said they have been “canceled” by others “as a way of expressing their disapproval for the leader or the leader’s point of view.”The findings are part of a monthly poll of the NAE’s Board of Directors, which includes the CEOs of denominations and representatives of diverse Evangelical organizations, such as missions, universities, publishers and...
  • Enes Kanter Freedom: ‘I Don’t Want to Retire at the Age of 29’

    03/25/2022 2:16:16 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 17 replies
    Yahoo News! ^ | Thu, March 24, 2022
    “I don’t want to retire at the age of 29,” Freedom said. “Sometimes,” he added, “sacrifice is a very important word, so there are bigger things.” Source: Sopan Deb @ New York Times SNIP “I already have an offer. I’m just trying to figure out what is going to happen with this basketball thing,” Kanter responded when asked about a possible in-ring career. “Obviously, I’m 29 and I want to play another like seven years in this league. I’m just going to figure out my basketball career first and then see what’s going to happen but I already have an...
  • Amid Global Chip Shortages, China’s Biggest Chipmaker Unable to Acquire Advanced Chipmaking Equipment and Technology

    09/18/2021 9:04:25 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 9 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | 09/18/2021 | Anne Zhang
    Amid global chip shortages, China’s largest chipmaker—facing a U.S. blacklist—struggles to acquire advanced chipmaking equipment and technology, and to meet the high global demand, it is rapidly expanding existing production lines but cutting its R&D investment and personnel.On Sept. 3, Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) announced that Zhou Zixue, the company’s chairman, resigned citing personal health reasons. On the same day, SMIC also announced its plans to build a factory in Shanghai to expand its production capacity.According to the announcement, Zhou Zixue will continue to serve as the company’s executive director. Meanwhile, SMIC chief financial officer Gao Yonggang has taken...
  • Chinese director claims Jet Li's the next star on the chopping board after Vicki Zhao

    09/09/2021 1:53:00 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 9 replies
    AsiaOne ^ | AUGUST 31, 2021 | Suzanne Sng
    Rumours are swirling online that the next star to be blacklisted by the Chinese authorities is martial arts actor Jet Li. A list of seven names has been circulating online in the wake of actress Vicki Zhao's scandal. Last week, all mentions of the top actress, 45, was scrubbed from the Internet. Chinese director Zhou Guogang, who had in the past posted celebrity gossip on his Douyin account, jumped in with speculation that Li, 58, will be cancelled soon. He called out stars such as actor Huang Xiaoming and actress Li Bingbing, who had deleted their pictures with Zhao from...
  • Your Credit Score Should Be Based on Your Web History, IMF Says

    08/19/2021 5:12:57 PM PDT · by algore · 47 replies
    With more services than ever collecting your data, it’s easy to start asking why anyone should care about most of it. This is why. Because people start having ideas like this. In a new blog post for the International Monetary Fund, four researchers presented their findings from a working paper that examines the current relationship between finance and tech as well as its potential future. Gazing into their crystal ball, the researchers see the possibility of using the data from your browsing, search, and purchase history to create a more accurate mechanism for determining the credit rating of an individual...
  • Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Leaps to Second Place Globally as Biden Administration Removes It From Blacklist

    07/29/2021 8:22:33 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 10 replies
    Epoch Times ^ | 07/29/2021 | Raven Wu
    Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, which was taken off the blacklist by the Biden administration in May, became the world’s second-largest smartphone maker in the second quarter of 2021, overtaking Huawei domestically and Apple globally, by expanding its overseas business through the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). According to a July 15 report by market research firm Canalys Research, Samsung ranked first with 19 percent, Xiaomi second with 17 percent, and Apple third with 14 percent in global smartphone market share in the second quarter of this year. The other two Chinese brands, Vivo and OPPO, ranked fourth and fifth respectively....
  • US Will Remove China's Multinational Electronics Company Xiaomi From Blacklist, Reversing Action by Trump

    05/12/2021 12:36:54 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 11 replies
    WASHINGTON—The U.S. Defense Department will remove China’s Xiaomi from a government blacklist, a court filing shows, marking a reversal by the Biden administration of one of former President Donald Trump’s last actions aimed at Beijing before exiting office.The court filing stated that the company and the U.S. government would agree to resolve their ongoing litigation, bringing to an end a brief conflict between the hardware company and Washington.A Xiaomi spokeswoman said the company is watching the latest developments closely, without elaborating.Shares in the company jumped more than 6 percent in Hong Kong as news of the decision spread. The company’s...
  • Taiwan Says Its Chip Firms Will Adhere to New US Rules Blacklisting China Supercomputing Entities

    04/14/2021 9:14:04 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 3 replies
    TAIPEI—Taiwan said on Wednesday its chip companies will adhere to U.S. rules after Washington added seven Chinese supercomputing entities last week to an economic blacklist and after a Taipei-based chipmaker halted orders from one of the entities named. The U.S. Commerce Department said the seven Chinese entities were “involved with building supercomputers used by China’s military actors, its destabilizing military modernization efforts, and/or weapons of mass destruction programs.” Companies or others listed on the U.S. Entity List are required to apply for licenses from the Commerce Department that face tough scrutiny when they seek permission to receive items from U.S....
  • The GOP Needs to Understand That the Corporations Are Its Enemy

    04/08/2021 3:34:16 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 20 replies ^ | April 8, 2021 | Kurt Schlichter
    Old habits die hard, and now it’s time for the GOP’s habitual support of big business to die, and to die hard. Look around – the corporations have decided it’s a great time to use their power against us. There used to be a kind of gentleman’s agreement – they stay out of our business and we stay out of theirs. But they broke that agreement. They decided to go all in. And it’s no coincidence that the political positions they have taken conform exactly to those of the Democrat Party. So, the hell with them. This change has been...
  • Facebook, Instagram scrub Donald Trump’s interview with daughter-in-law Lara

    03/31/2021 11:52:34 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 40 replies
    New York Post ^ | March | Joshua Rhett Miller
    Facebook and Instagram removed an interview with former President Donald Trump by his daughter-in-law, Lara Trump, simply because it “featured Trump speaking” and the “voice of Donald Trump,” Facebook said in an internal email. As big tech companies continue their bid to cancel the ex-commander-in-chief, audio from the podcast “The Right View With Lara Trump,” was yanked from Facebook Tuesday night and reportedly later removed by Instagram. Lara Trump, who also contributes to Fox News, shared a screenshot of an email sent by a Facebook employee, saying the company would be taking down the interview.
  • US blacklists two Iranians for violations of human rights

    03/09/2021 3:22:42 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 3 replies
    Israel National News ^ | 10/3/21 | Elad Benari
    The State Department on Tuesday designated two Iranians for their “involvement in gross violations of human rights”, The Hill reported. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said in a statement that he was designating Ali Hemmatian and Masoud Safdari, two interrogators with the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), for “their involvement in gross violations of human rights, namely the torture and/or cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment (CIDTP) of political prisoners and persons detained during protests in 2019 and 2020 in Iran.” The designation makes both Hemmatian and Safdari, as well as their immediate family members, ineligible for entry into...
  • Leftists, Never Trumpers Begin Compiling Lists of Trump Supporters

    11/06/2020 2:23:02 PM PST · by Tench_Coxe · 204 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/06/2020 | Joel Pollak
    Left-wing Democrats and Never Trump Republicans appealed Friday for assistance in compiling lists of Trump supporters to they could be held “accountable” for supporting President Donald Trump after the election. “Democratic socialist” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) tweeted: “Is anyone archiving these Trump sycophants for when they try to downplay or deny their complicity in the future? I foresee decent probability of many deleted Tweets, writings, photos in the future.”