By Ethan Huff | Natural News | August 14, 2018

A social media alternative to Twitter that describes itself as being “dedicated to preserving individual liberty, the freedom of speech, and the free flow of information on the internet” has been served notice by tech giant Microsoft that it must remove content that the multinational corporation finds “offensive,” or else face a forced shutdown of its platform.

Microsoft Azure, which provides web hosting services for the Gab.ai, claims that some of the site’s users are posting “anti-Semitic” content that Microsoft finds unacceptable. Unless Gab.ai removes this content itself, Microsoft Azure has promised to shut the site down completely, taking its place as judge, jury, and executioner in the online censorship wars that have escalated in recent days.

Since part of Gab.ai’s claim to fame is it’s promise to never remove users from its platform for unpopular or politically-incorrect speech – unlike YouTube, Apple, and many others who’ve demonstrated that they’re more than willing to do just that – Microsoft’s demands fly in the face of Gab.ai’s commitment to free speech.

“Gab’s hosting provider, Microsoft Azure, has given us 48 hours to take action on two posts, or they will pull our service and Gab will go down for weeks/months,” “gabbed” Andrew Torba upon receiving the notice from Microsoft.

There’s no such thing as “hate speech,” and Microsoft has no authority to declare otherwise

Microsoft’s argument is that the two posts in question represent “hate speech,” and thus aren’t allow online. But there’s no legal definition for “hate speech,” at least according to the Supreme Court. In the 2017 case of Matal v. Tam, the Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito reiterated the following:

“Speech that demeans on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, age, disability, or any other similar ground is hateful; but the proudest boast of our free speech jurisprudence is that we protect the freedom to express ‘the thought that we hate.’”

In other words, as much as some people don’t like to hear the opinions or statements of others, no matter how nasty they might be, the First Amendment clearly dictates that free speech is not to be infringed upon – not by the government, not by Microsoft, not by anyone.

But like Spotify, YouTube, Apple, Facebook, and many others, Microsoft has decided that its views override the Constitution. It even went so far to claim that the posts in question represented an “incitement to violence,” when in fact they were the mere ramblings of a man whom PJMedia.com‘s Megan Fox describes as a “stunted jackanape who stands out on the street corner with signs about how bad the Jooos hurt him or something.”

“It’s enough to say he has the right to have the opinions most of us don’t share and be done with it,” adds Fox. “Do we really have to analyze what he said to decide if he has the right to say it?”

“But Microsoft has decided that an entire website can be taken offline because their gatekeepers don’t like some posts a user made. How is this Microsoft’s business? Gab pays for the hosting service from Microsoft Azure. How Gab runs its business is not up for discussion by Microsoft (or it shouldn’t be). How do we know Big Tech isn’t colluding and conspiring to get rid of competition? Has Microsoft … ever threatened Twitter?”

Fox makes some really good points here about how it isn’t up to Microsoft to make this decision. It’s even worse than YouTube removing Alex Jones from it’s platform, because in this case Microsoft isn’t even the entity in charge of Gab. It’s merely the behind-the-scenes service provider that basically keeps the thing running.

For more news on the technocracy’s attempts to silence free speech and control what people say and do online, visit ThoughtPolice.news.


Contributed by Ethan Huff of NaturalNews.com


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By Jake Johnson | Common Dreams | August 13, 2018

During a closed-door and off-the-record meeting last week, top Facebook executive Campbell Brown reportedly warned news publishers that refusal to cooperate with the tech behemoth’s efforts to “revitalize journalism” will leave media outlets dying “like in a hospice.”

Reported first by The Australian under a headline which read “Work With Facebook or Die: Zuckerberg,” the social media giant has insisted the comments were taken out of context, even as five individuals who attended the four-hour meeting corroborated what Brown had stated.

“Mark doesn’t care about publishers but is giving me a lot of leeway and concessions to make these changes,” Brown reportedly said, referring to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. “We will help you revitalize journalism… in a few years the reverse looks like I’ll be holding hands with your dying business like in a hospice.”

As The Guardian reported on Monday, Facebook is “vehemently” denying the veracity of the comments as reported by The Australian, referring to its own transcript of the meeting. However, Facebook is refusing to release its transcript and tape of the gathering.

Brown’s warning about the dire prospects for news outlets that don’t get on board with a future in which corporate giants like Facebook are the arbiters of what is and isn’t trustworthy news comes as progressives are raising alarm that Facebook’s entrance into the world of journalism poses a major threat to non-corporate and left-wing news outlets.

As Common Dreams reported in July, progressives’ fears were partly confirmed after Facebook unveiled its first slate of news “segments” as part of its Facebook Watch initiative.

While Facebook claims its initiative is part of an effort to combat “misinformation,” its first series of segments were dominated by such corporate outlets as Fox News and CNN.

Reacting to Brown’s reported assertion that Zuckerberg “doesn’t care about publishers,” Judd Legum, who writes the Popular Information newsletter,argued, “Anyone who does care about news needs to understand Facebook as a fundamental threat.”

“In addition to disputed quote, there are also Facebook’s actions, which are fully consistent with the quote,” Legum added. “We desperately need to develop alternative delivery mechanisms to Facebook.”


Contributed by Jake Johnson of CommonDreams.org

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America Uncensored | August 14, 2018

While “Patriots” are busy celebrating the firing of Peter Strzok, Trump busy with his war on fake news, Alex Jones busy fighting censorship, and hopeless idiots busy jumping out of moving cars, liberals are out right declaring war. Doing everything to make their dream a reality, going as far as turning suspected terrorists loose.

New Mexico Liberal Judge Sarah Backus has set the five muslim extremists, running the N.M. compound, free. With only a signature bond! As being reported by KOB 4 Albuquerque.

Despite prosecutors evidence of a dead child, child abuse and training children to become school shooters, Judge Backus rules that these men are not a danger to society.

State prosecutors’ motion to detain five adults arrested after a raid in northern New Mexico earlier this month was denied by a judge on Monday.

Judge Sarah Backus made the determination, saying the state failed to meet the burder of showing the suspects were a danger to the community following several hours of testimony and evidence being presented by prosecutors. Siraj Wahhaj, Hujrah Wahhaj, Lucas Morton, Jany Leveille and Subhannah Wahhaj each face 11 counts of child abuse, after 11 children were found living in deplorable conditions at the site. –KOB4

In case you are wondering, YES, this just happened!




While everyone is cheering the FBI for firing one traitor, the rest of them are aiding in plots against America. With the help of judges and lawyers. The raid on this New Mexico compound was not supposed to happen, so it seems.

President Trump should be tweeting up a storm about this. Every last news agency should be all over it. This should be the reason for school walkouts, but we aren’t hearing much from David Hogg about it.

Meanwhile some are doing what they can, fighting through the censorship to get the word out.

And some are getting right to the point.

It’s a sad time in America when everyday tax paying American citizens could be detained for using straws, but radical jihadists are set free.


Contributed by LP of AmericaUncensored.net


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By Mike Adams | Natural News | August 10, 2018

For the last two months, I’ve been warning about the rising risk of a major false flag attack taking place before the mid-term elections. The aggressive, unprecedented PURGE of Alex Jones / InfoWars underscores the desperation of the totalitarian deep state that’s about to make a move to eliminate President Trump and / or steal the elections.

Anyone who believes that the sudden de-platforming of Alex Jones across over a dozen online services and platforms isn’t coordinated collusion is delusional. The coordinated de-platforming effort is clearly directed by the deep state to eliminate a prominent, dissenting voice in preparation for unleashing a history-shaping false flag attack that’s likely going to be bigger than 9/11.

The radical Left is escalating its violence across America, and the tech giants are dramatically escalating their censorship actions to silence all independent voices that might question any “official” narrative. It all points to something big about to come down — something so big that only the official narrative can be allowed to be heard or spoken.

We are living under an Orwellian totalitarian regime beyond any horrific imagination. Google, Apple, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and other tech giants are engaged in the most criminal, malicious racketeering and tyranny imaginable. This is not sheer coincidence. They’ve all been ordered to censor the independent media in preparation for what’s coming next. As I explain in this video, the most likely false flag assault to be staged by the Left might be a “mass shooting” at CNN or another media giant, all staged with impressive theatrics to augment the real violence with a false narrative. Watch my entire warning, below:


Contributed by Mike Adams of NaturalNews.com

Mike Adams (aka the “Health Ranger“) is a best selling author (#1 best selling science book on Amazon.com called “Food Forensics“), an environmental scientist, a patent holder for a cesium radioactive isotope elimination invention, a multiple award winner for outstanding journalism, a science news publisher and influential commentator on topics ranging from science and medicine to culture and politics.


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By Mac Slavo | SHTFplan.com | July 25, 2018

Lisa Haven, a YouTube personality has claimed there is 100% proof of the deep state and their ties to the mainstream media.  In her recent video, she breaks down just who, and what the deep state is and the evidence that it’s actually the intelligence community, and more specifically, the CIA.

According to the description of this video found on Before It’s News, Haven writes “Until recently, the phrase ‘deep state’ had been mostly consigned to the bowels of the deep web, but over the past year, since Donald Trump decided to take his fight with the intelligence community public, it has witnessed a remarkable florescence [sic]. The deep state has Trump and his supporters in their sights. Want proof of their devious dealings? Want proof of their love affair and collusion with the mainstream media? In the video below I used government document and sources and prove just who this devilish group is…”

https://youtu.be/4zlrFKabErg

Haven says that if the deep state existed, it would look exactly how things look now: Trump and his supporters being cast as “Nazis” and “racist bigots.”  The deep state would be trying to undermine the Trump presidency and use propaganda in the mainstream media to try to brainwash the public.

“Maybe the deep state really is working from behind the scenes and Donald Trump, very well, maybe on their tails. People like James Comey,Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and many others are working to oust, not only the president but your voice as well as mine. Don’t believe it? Well, for that, let me take you back to the 1950s to what is called ‘Operation Mockingbird.’ Now, if you don’t know what that operation is, it is when the CIA, the covert, deep state agents who were in the CIA hired multiple journalists to do their bidding. They [the CIA] paid about $1 billion in today’s money in order to manipulate the mainstream media into pushing a one-sided message, and hiding and covering up some of the things that they did not want the media to talk about.” –Lisa Haven 

Frank Wisner, the director of the espionage and counter-intelligence branch, spearheaded the organization and was told to concentrate on “propaganda, economic warfare; preventive direct action, including sabotage, anti-sabotage, demolition and evacuation measures; subversion against hostile states, including assistance to underground resistance groups, and support of indigenous anti-Communist elements in threatened countries of the free world.” Journalists were reportedly blackmailed and threatened into this network, although now it appears they manipulating information freely.

“Even though Operation Mockingbird had its dealings back in the 1950s, it wasn’t officially revealed until about 1975 via a congressional hearing that showed and revealed that the CIA was spending billions on American journalists in order to give them bribes, in order to make them agents of the government and share propaganda to the American people. All of which was discovered in this…congressional hearing.”

At 3:55 in the above video, Haven adds a clip from the congressional hearing she’s referencing.  It can be heard that the CIA admits to buying journalists in order to manipulate the opinions of the public.

Haven asserts that since the revelations in Operation Mockingbird are evidence of a deep state attempting to control everyone. In fact, James Comey all but admitted the deep state exists, literally right after saying it didn’t.

The reference Haven uses is credited to Black Vault and can be found by clicking here. 


Contributed by Mac Slavo of SHTFplan.com


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