Must officials keep religion out of their social media feeds?

Must officials keep religion out of their social media feeds?

The Freedom from Religion Foundation claims that it’s unconstitutional for Florida Sen. Marco Rubio to tweet Bible verses, as he often does [complaint letter] The question of when officials’ social media feeds should be deemed governmental in nature as distinct from personal sidelines, and what exactly that should mean in practice, has been much in […]

Making a political myth reality is harder than it seems

Making a political myth reality is harder than it seems

By Sam Rolley / Personal Liberty Digest By now, we’ve all heard the phrase “fake news” thousands of times. But no matter how much her supporters wish to believe the artful attempt by master media manipulator Hillary Clinton to explain the failure of her uninspired campaign, “fake news” isn’t real and can’t be eliminated. As […]

Social media, big media unify in battle against contrarianism

Social media, big media unify in battle against contrarianism

By Sam Rolley / Personal Liberty Digest From figures in mainstream media using their pulpits to blatantly attack alternative sources to social media giants working together to quietly mark controversial content and hide it from view, the war on contrarian news is in full swing. The Weather Channel this week lashed out against conservative site […]

Twitter launches ‘trust and safety council’ to police harmful content

Twitter launches ‘trust and safety council’ to police harmful content

Twitter on Tuesday announced the formation of a “Trust and Safety Council,” which will aim to develop policies for censoring certain speech on the social media site. In a blog post, Twitter said the council will be comprised of more than 40 groups from 13 regions around the world. “To ensure people can continue to […]