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Amazon removes book questioning transgender movement and labels it as hate

    Amazon has pulled Ryan Anderson’s book “When Harry Became Sally: Responding to the Transgender Movement” from its site without notifying him after the online retail giant altered its content policy and determined that the book now qualifies as offensive content.   Quick Facts   Ryan Anderson’s book about the transgender movement has been...

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Facebook ‘unfriends’ Australia over dispute, blocks users from sharing news stories

    A proposed Australian law will require tech companies to pay for news stories, but before it even came up in the Senate, Facebook moved to ban the sharing of all news stories in Australia — inadvertently blocking government accounts, charitable organizations, and businesses in the process.   Quick Facts   The proposed News...

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Parler is back online after being shut down by Big Tech — and still intent on allowing free speech

  Parler is back online and its battle with Big Tech has only reinforced its commitment to provide a robust platform for free speech.   Quick Facts   In the wake of the Capitol Hill riots, Amazon Web Services, an application hosting provider, shut down Parler for allegedly failing to moderate user content. Parler has...

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Big Tech ramps up its crackdown on free speech

  Social media censorship of conservative voices increased dramatically in the months since the 2020 general election, and that trend has continued in recent weeks with the banning of several high-profile accounts — though not all of them are conservative or even blatantly political accounts. For example, Twitter recently banned James O’Keefe and Project Veritas,...

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