CNET reports that Google-owned video platform YouTube has announced that it is once again extending its suspension of former President Donald Trump from its platform. Trump was blacklisted from posting videos to his account on January 12, and comments on his videos will remain disabled indefinitely. … [Read more...] about YouTube Extends Trump Account Suspension – Again
"I believe this was the right decision for Twitter," Dorsey continued. "We faced an extraordinary and untenable circumstance, forcing us to focus all of our actions on public safety. Offline harm as a result of online speech is demonstrably real, and what drives our policy and enforcement above all." … [Read more...] about Trump’s YouTube channel to ‘remain suspended’ after Capitol riot due to ‘ongoing potential for violence’
Here’s the second panel today: Susan Bailey, president, American Medical Association; John Banovetz, chief technology officer, 3M; Mayor Sharon Weston Broome (D), Baton Rouge, La.; John Brownstein, chief innovation officer, Boston Children's Hospital; Sree Chaguturu, chief medical officer, CVS; Daniel Dawes, director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute; Peter Hotez, co-director, Center for Vaccine Development, Texas Children's Hospital; Margaret Moss, associate professor in nursing, University of British Columbia; Jay Timmons, president and CEO, National Association of Manufacturers; Wes Wheeler, president, UPS Healthcare; and Rep. Brad WenstrupBrad Robert WenstrupOvernight Health Care: Biden takes steps to boost number of vaccine doses sent to states | CDC researchers find 'little evidence' of major school outbreaks, with precautions | Eli Lilly says antibody combo significantly cuts COVID-19 death risk The Hill's Morning Report - Biden argues for legislative patience, urgent … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – Biden seeks vaccine for all by summer; Trump censure?
But despite the new policy, Facebook did not fully take action against Holocaust denial content, according to the report. The ADL report included examples of Holocaust denial content that remained on Facebook and the platform’s subsidiary Instagram as of the writing of the report. … [Read more...] about Facebook, Reddit rated worst in ADL’s online Holocaust denial report
DAVE RUBIN: "Look, her language is strong but, in essence of course she is correct. Everyone absolutely condemns all the violent rioters at the capitol on January 6. Goes without saying. They're domestic terrorists and the law should deal with them and by the way there’s really nobody arguing that's not the case. As far as what's going on with Big Tech and the Democrats, they are in effect now deciding who can say what. It doesn't matter what you think about what Donald Trump said a day or two before the Capitol event. In essence Big Tech took him out. They coordinated to not only take him out so he couldn't communicate on Twitter and say YouTube platforms to get out a message out, but they took him off Spotify, they took him off Pinterest. They coordinated, a few tech leaders to say this guy can't speak ... … [Read more...] about Big Tech has the power to ‘manipulate’ and ‘control the message’: Dave Rubin