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Money laundering watchdog scrutinizes Facebook, social media

By Elizabeth Thompson CBC News March 12, 2017   Money laundering watchdog scrutinizes Facebook, social media MP calls for parliamentary committee to investigate threat to privacy     Canadians who make large cash transactions, international wire transfers or win big at the casino could end up with a federal agency scrutinizing their Facebook pages and other […]

Money laundering watchdog scrutinizes Facebook, social media

Fake News: The Latest Weapon in Information Space

Fake News: The Latest Weapon in Information Space

By Tony Cartalucci New Eastern Outlook January 17, 2017   Fake News: The Latest Weapon in Information Space   The ability for technology and innovations to transform global economics and geopolitics is often underestimated, even sidelined in retrospect. However, from the technological achievements that gave the British Empire mastery over the seas, to the industrial […]


US Government Can Legally Access Your Facebook Data — and Now We Know How

US Government Can Legally Access Your Facebook Data — and Now We Know How

By Alice Salles The Anti-Media December 28, 2016   US Government Can Legally Access Your Facebook Data — and Now We Know How     The end of the year is approaching, and data concerning government abuses of power has begun pouring in. According to Facebook’s Global Government Requests Report, government’s requests for Facebook account data […]


Guess Who’s Behind Facebook’s New ‘Fake News’ Detector?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute December 17, 2016   Guess Who’s Behind Facebook’s New ‘Fake News’ Detector?     Are you terrified of “fake news”? Don’t worry, the elites are doing something to combat it! As anyone active on the Internet is aware, there have been increasing calls for social media companies (Facebook, Twitter, […]

Guess Who's Behind Facebook's New 'Fake News' Detector?

Internet Censorship in US and Europe Is Coordinated

Internet Censorship in US and Europe Is Coordinated

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell December 5, 2016   Internet Censorship in US and Europe Is Coordinated     The EU Is Warning American Tech Giants to Crack Down on Hate Speech Now  …  “They will have to act quickly and make a strong effort in the coming months.” U.S. tech giants including […]


Facebook and Google Ready to Kill Alternative Media for the Government

By Jake Anderson The Anti-Media November 19, 2016   Facebook and Google Ready to Kill Alternative Media for the Government     This week three media goliaths — Facebook, Google, and Twitter, who collectively act as information gatekeepers for the Internet — announced they would begin implementing censorship practices against news sites they deem misleading. Websites […]

Facebook and Google Ready to Kill Alternative Media for the Government

Facebook Might Owe The IRS As Much As $5 Billion In Back Taxes

By Kate Cox Consumerist August 1, 2016     You know what giant corporations really hate to do? Spend lots of their revenue on taxes. And you know what they have to do anyway? Exactly that. But the IRS is saying that Facebook may not have done enough of it, in past years, and may […]

Facebook Might Owe The IRS As Much As $5 Billion In Back Taxes

Afraid of Technology? Here's the One Rule to Follow

Afraid of Technology? Here’s the One Rule to Follow

By Cathy Reisenwitz Foundation for Economic Education July 28, 2016   Afraid of Technology? Here’s the One Rule to Follow   Remember last year when people freaked out about Facebook’s image recognition capabilities? Well hold onto your shoes, luddites, because now Facebook’s got drones. Yep, but the company isn’t dropping bombs or mixtapes. Facebook is […]


‘Blacklisting’ of Right-Wing Stories More Proof that Facebook ‘Rules the News’

By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams May 10, 2016   ‘Blacklisting’ of Right-Wing Stories More Proof that Facebook ‘Rules the News’ Journalists from across the political spectrum raise concerns after former employees reveal manipulation of ‘trending’ bar     Revelations that Facebook may have regularly “blacklisted” conservative stories from the platform’s “trending” news section was met […]

'Blacklisting' of Right-Wing Stories More Proof that Facebook 'Rules the News'

Hillary Tried to Shutdown U.S. Phosphate Producer After Getting $28M From Morocco

The Lingering Danger of Google & Facebook

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook April 30, 2016   The Lingering Danger of Google & Facebook     During the 2011 Arab Spring, it was clear to those who bothered to look, that the US State Department and the various arms of soft power attached to it were directly responsible for what was otherwise […]


Revealed: CIA Funding Companies that Specialize in Social Media Spying

By Deirdre Fulton Common Dreams April 16, 2016   Revealed: CIA Funding Companies that Specialize in Social Media Spying In-Q-Tel reportedly investing in firms that monitor, collect, and analyze social media activities on platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram     Reflecting the CIA’s “increasing focus on monitoring social media,” the spy agency’s venture capital […]

Revealed: CIA Funding Companies that Specialize in Social Media Spying

Facebook’s WhatsApp May Be Next In Law Enforcement’s Privacy Battle

Facebook’s WhatsApp May Be Next In Law Enforcement’s Privacy Battle

By Chris Morran Consumerist March 14, 2016   Facebook’s WhatsApp May Be Next In Law Enforcement’s Privacy Battle     The federal government’s courtroom war with Apple over iPhone encryptionmay be grabbing all the headlines, but a number of tech companies offer devices, apps, and messaging services with privacy settings that frustrate police investigations. And […]