November 19, 2019

FBI, SEC Join Investigation Into Facebook’s Exploitation Of User Data With Three Other Federal Agencies.

The FBI and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) are reportedly joining the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in investigating Facebook over its user management practices. Authorities specifically want to know more about how the now-defunct data analytics firm known as Cambridge Analytica was able to acquire the personal data of […]

Facebook’s ‘Favors’ for Obama Campaign May Have Violated Federal Law.

Controversy continues to swirl around how the consulting firm Cambridge Analytica obtained personal data from over 50 million Facebook users without their knowledge and used it to target ads to individuals in an effort to help Donald Trump be elected president in 2016. But a more serious case of apparent misconduct involves Facebook data going […]

Report: Facebook’s Recent Algorithm Change Is Crushing Conservative Sites, Boosting Liberals.

A recent study by George Upper at The Western Journal confirms that Facebook’s much-publicized demotion of publishers’ content in users’ news feeds has negatively impacted conservative-leaning publishers significantly more than liberal-leaning outlets. According to the report – Liberal publishers have gained about 2 percent more web traffic from Facebook than they were getting prior to […]

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Reveals 7-Point Plan To Eradicate “Misinformation”

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a message for his billion-plus users: “you’re not capable of deciding for yourself what is ‘news’ and what is not, so we will do it for you.” Facebook has been widely blamed – by the left-leaning mainstream media – for allowing the spread of online misinformation, amusingly much of it […]

We’re Going To Reveal The Political Biases Of Facebook’s Trending News Team

Earlier today, Pamela Geller announced here on Breitbart that she plans to sue Facebook due to the platform’s constant, systemic, and unfair suspensions of conservative users. It’s a battle that’s been a long time coming for the social network, and over the next few days Breitbart will highlight precisely why. This is a platform that’s happy to suspend activists […]

Facebook’s double standards

A Facebook experiment confirmed that despite “Community Standard” rules, Facebook makes decisions that are extremely biased regarding material they allow and material they remove.  At the end of last year, the Israel Law Center (ILC) conducted a test that proved the point (described in this short video). On December 28, the ILC opened two inciting […]

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