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A slight majority of Americans favor Twitter’s decision to append a fact check to a tweet by President Trump attacking mail-in ballots, according to a survey released Monday by the National Research Group.A slight majority of Americans favor Twitter’s decision to append a fact check to a tweet by President Trump attacking mail-in ballots, according to a survey released Monday by the National Research

Poll: Narrow majority of Americans side with Twitter fact-checking Trump tweet | TheHill

A slight majority of Americans favor Twitter’s decision to append a fact check to a tweet by President Trump attacking mail-in ballots, according to a survey released Monday by the National Research Group.A slight majority of Americans favor Twitter’s decision to append a fact check to a tweet by President Trump attacking mail-in ballots, according to a survey released Monday by the National Research

Poll: Narrow majority of Americans side with Twitter fact-checking Trump tweet | TheHill

News flash for Twitter: When you start writing editor’s notes, you are an editor. That, in essence, is how Twitter unmasked itself on Friday by dropping an “editor’s note” on a tweet by...News flash for Twitter: When you start writing editor’s notes, you are an editor. That, in essence, is how Twitter unmasked itself on Friday by dropping an “editor’s note” on a tweet by...

Did Twitter Fact-Check Trump -- or Conformity-Check Him? | RealClearPolitics

It was just before 1AM early Friday morning, and President Donald Trump was awake and tweeting. Responding to the looting and rioting that broke out…It was just before 1AM early Friday morning, and President Donald Trump was awake and tweeting. Responding to the looting and rioting that broke out...

Trump’s Twitter Has Defined His Presidency. It Won’t Change | Time

Amid escalating violence in Minneapolis after George Floyd's death, President Donald Trump criticized the city's mayor and called protesters "thugs."Amid escalating violence in Minneapolis after George Floyd's death, President Donald Trump criticized the city's mayor and called protesters "thugs."

George Floyd: Donald Trump lashes out at Minneapolis mayor, 'thugs'

The U.S. president's tweets about May 2020 protests of police in Minneapolis generated heated reactions.The U.S. president's tweets about May 2020 protests of police in Minneapolis generated heated reactions.

Did Twitter Slap a Warning Label on a Trump Tweet for 'Glorifying Violence'?

It's a dirty job but somebody has to do it. Why the media can't, as some Trump critics suggest, just ignore the president's often outlandish tweets and statements.It's a dirty job but somebody has to do it. The media can't, as some suggest, just ignore the president's often outlandish tweets and statements.

Here's why the media can't ignore outrageous Trump tweets - Los Angeles Times

Well%20done%2C%20Twitter.%20You%27ve%20finally%20figured%20out%20how%20to%20deal%20with%20Trump%27s%20tweets%20%7C%20Twitter%20%7C%20The%20GuardianTwitter has never stood up for the interests of Twitter users over Trump before. That has now changed

Well done, Twitter. You've finally figured out how to deal with Trump's tweets | Twitter | The Guardian

Trump, Twitter and the society-crushing pursuit of monetized rage.Trump, Twitter and the society-crushing pursuit of monetized rage.

“....These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts. Thank you!”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "....These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts. Thank you!"

“After stoking the fires of white supremacy and racism your entire presidency, you have the nerve to feign moral superiority before threatening violence? ‘When the looting starts the shooting starts’??? We will vote you out in November. @realdonaldtrump”

Taylor Swift on Twitter: "After stoking the fires of white supremacy and racism your entire presidency, you have the nerve to feign moral superiority before threatening violence? ‘When the looting starts the shooting starts’??? We will vote you out in November. @realdonaldtrump"

“Looting leads to shooting, and that’s why a man was shot and killed in Minneapolis on Wednesday night - or look at what just happened in Louisville with 7 people shot. I don’t want this to happen, and that’s what the expression put out last night means....”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "Looting leads to shooting, and that’s why a man was shot and killed in Minneapolis on Wednesday night - or look at what just happened in Louisville with 7 people shot. I don’t want this to happen, and that’s what the expression put out last night means...."

““These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts. Thank you!” https://t.co/GDwAydcAOw”

The White House on Twitter: "“These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts. Thank you!”… https://t.co/rMA4FCWWZb"

Today, I am going to do something I never, ever thought I would do: Rise to the defense of Twitter. Call me guilty of moral relativism, but I find myself inclined to support almost any person or thing...Today, I am going to do something I never, ever thought I would do: Rise to the defense of Twitter. Call me guilty of moral relativism, but I find myself inclined to support almost any person or thing...

The Trump and Barr un-reality Twitter show | National Catholic Reporter

AP FACT CHECK: Trump spars with Twitter on voting, protestsAP FACT CHECK: Trump spars with Twitter on voting, protests

AP FACT CHECK: Trump spars with Twitter on vo... | Taiwan News

Twitter's new policy focuses on civic integrity, including the election and COVID-19Twitter's new policy focuses on civic integrity, including the election and COVID-19

Ever since the outbreak of COVID-19, social media platforms have taken on a more active role in addressing information disorder (misinformation, disinformation and malinformation).Ever since the outbreak of COVID-19, social media platforms have taken on a more active role in addressing information disorder (misinformation, disinformation and malinformation).

Will India experience the fallout of Trump vs Twitter? | Deccan Herald

They need each other too much to break up.

Billionaire vs. billionaire in Trump’s useless Twitter war (opinion) - silive.com

It was a momentous week for social media. After years of trying to have it both ways, Twitter – one of the industry’s major platforms – moved to hold US President Donald Trump accountable for the content in his posts under the same rules it applies to the general public.It was a momentous week for social media. After years of trying to have it both ways, Twitter – one of the industry’s major platforms – moved to hold US President Donald Trump accountable for the content in his posts under the same rules it applies to the general public.

Opinion: Twitter-Trump spat signals new chapter for social media | The Star

Hoosiers should ignore President Donald Trump’s tweets and comments trying to discredit voting by mail.Hoosiers should ignore President Donald Trump’s tweets and comments trying to discredit voting by mail.

COMMENTARY: Ignore Trump – mail-in voting has integrity | Tmnews | hoosiertimes.com

President Donald Trump’s increasingly heated feud with Twitter may be good for social media impressions, but may not be legally enforceable, according to experts.President Donald Trump’s increasingly heated feud with Twitter may be good for social media impressions, but may not be legally enforceable, according to experts.

Trump is waging a regulatory war against Twitter. He may not have a legal case.

Trump signed an executive order to regulate social media after his favorite social platform flagged his tweets.The president’s executive order is expected to face legal challenges

Trump vs. Twitter: The president takes on social media moderation - The Verge

The alliance between Donald Trump and Twitter is fraying. But can the president quit his favorite medium, and will the social media giant really stand up to its biggest cash cow?The alliance between Donald Trump and Twitter is fraying. But can the president quit his favorite medium, and will the social media giant really stand up to its biggest cash cow?

Trump and Twitter: A Marriage of Convenience Falls Apart - WhoWhatWhy

President Trump has put the anti-regulation FCC in an awkward spot by asking it to police social media sites.President Trump has put the anti-regulation FCC into an awkward spot as he asks the agency to police social media sites for political bias.

How Trump got the FCC involved in his war against Twitter - CNET

As protests over the death of George Floyd turned violent Saturday night, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced a curfew in Chicago from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice.As protests over the death of George Floyd turned violent Saturday night, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced a curfew in Chicago from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice.

Mayor Lightfoot Announces Curfew From 9 p.m. To 6 a.m. ‘Until Further Notice’ Amid George Floyd Protests – CBS Chicago

US president trolls as Twitter and Facebook refine their algorithms to monetise rageUS president trolls as Twitter and Facebook refine their algorithms to monetise rage

Maureen Dowd: If Donald Trump no longer tweets, does he even exist?

Calling the president of the United States and Twitter "a match made in hell," Maureen Dowd is calling for Jack Dorsey to "pull the plug on" President Trump's account. "You... Opinion News Summaries. | NewserMaureen Dowd wants Twitter CEO to take away the president's 140-character bully pulpit

Please, Jack, Pull the Plug on Trump

On May 29, Taylor Swift called out President Donald Trump after his controversial tweet.On May 29, Taylor Swift called out President Donald Trump after his controversial tweet.

Taylor Swift Calls Out Donald Trump on Twitter and Promises to 'Vote' Him 'Out' of Office

The escalating war between the president and social media is born of long-gestating divisions and is fueled by the very elements that make modern discourse so polarizedThe escalating war between the president and social media is born of long-gestating divisions and is fueled by the very elements that make modern discourse so polarized

Twitter and Trump: A feud years in the making finally erupts | The Times of Israel

Attorney General William Barr said he chooses to ignore President Trump’s diatribes on Twitter.Attorney General William Barr said he chooses to ignore President Trump’s diatribes on Twitter.

Barr on Trump tweets: 'I don’t pay any attention'

The White House wants the platform reclassified as a publisher, exposing it to greater legal liability for what gets tweeted. This could impact political discourse and the media globallyThe White House wants the platform reclassified as a publisher, exposing it to greater legal liability for what gets tweeted. This could impact political discourse and the media globally

Opinion | Trump's face-off with Twitter will affect us all

While Twitter confronts the president of the United States, Mark Zuckerberg explains that Donald Trump did not violate Facebook policy with his comments.

Mark Zuckerberg explains why Facebook didn’t do anything about Trump’s post - AS.com

Consensus is growing in Washington to repeal the decades-old law that protects tech platforms from lawsuits. Experts fear unintended consequences.Consensus is growing in Washington to repeal the decades-old law that protects tech platforms from lawsuits. Experts fear unintended consequences.

As Trump Targets Twitter's Legal Shield, Experts Have A Warning | WBUR News

So far Americans have tolerated Donald Trump out of oceanic complacency, political naïveté, and perhaps a secret yearning to shed the responsibilities of liberty. If there was ever a time for a million-person march on Washington, it is now. So far Americans have tolerated Donald Trump out of oceanic complacency, political naïveté, and perhaps a secret yearning to shed the responsibilities of liberty. If there was ever a time for a million-person march on Washington, it is now.

Trump leading U.S. towards abyss of social and constitutional disintegration - The Hill Times

NoCookies | The Australian

Tensions between Twitter, where Dorsey is chief executive, and Trump had been running high for days over the presidents aggressive tweets and the companys decision to begin labeling some of them.Tensions between Twitter, where Dorsey is chief executive, and Trump had been running high for days over the presidents aggressive tweets and the companys decision to begin labeling some of them.

Twitter had been drawing a line for months when Trump crossed it - The Economic Times

Donald Trump's spat with Twitter sheds light on a deeper tension over platforms' legal protectionsDonald Trump's spat with Twitter sheds light on a deeper tension over platforms' legal protections

24-year-old law that built the internet is under threat

Authoritarian rulers inevitably try to silence their critics, and President Trump did just that in his clearly illegal executive order that seeks to limit the protections social media companies have from being held liable for the content published on their platforms. I hope that we have not become so desensitized by Trump’s constant misconduct as president that we have lostIt may be tempting to shrug off the president's spat with a social media platform, but we ignore such chilling conduct at our peril... Authoritarian rulers inevitably try to silence their critics,

Trump's Authoritarian Executive Order Is an Assault on Free Speech—Not a Defense of It | Common Dreams Views

‘Oh God,” you might be thinking, “don’t write a column about Twitter. Twitter doesn’t matter. Normal people don’t even use it.” The thing is, you know who does use it? The 81.1 million people who‘Oh God,” you might be thinking, “don’t write a column about Twitter. Twitter doesn’t matter. Normal people don’t even use it.” The thing is, you know who does use it? The 81.1 million people who

Facebook employees have been voicing their concern after the site left a couple of controversial Twitter posts by President Trump up on its site. The president posted to both Twitter and Facebook.Facebook employees have been voicing their concern after the site left a couple of controversial Twitter posts by President Trump up on its site. The president posted to both Twitter and Facebook.

Internal emails show Facebook employees wanted to remove Trump's 'looting and shooting' tweets | Daily Mail Online

Taylor Swift has joined in the criticism of US President Donald Trump as he continues to threaten violence against US citizens.Protest continue to rage in cities across the US.

Taylor Swift Accuses Trump Of "Stokng The Fires Of White Supremacy"

Taylor Swift is done being silent. As you’re likely aware, the Lover songstress made the bold decision to directly call out Donald Trump via Twitter following his own controversial tweet calling rioters and protestors “thugs.” Related: Swifties Get Frustrated With Burger King After Tweet About The Singer In previous years, […]

Taylor Swift 'Felt It Was Necessary' To Call Out Donald Trump: 'For The Greater Good' - Perez Hilton

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