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Feb 28 2015
Rand Paul Supporters Walk Out Of Jeb Bush Speech
A determined band of supporters of Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) walked out on former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) on Friday as he spoke at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
A few dozen Paul backers -- many of whom donned red "Stand With Rand" T-shirts -- quietly made their way down the middle aisle and out the door during Bush's speech. Once outside the main ballroom at the GaylordHuffPost
Mar 01 2015
Republicans agree with ... Elizabeth Warren?
At first glance, they could easily fit in at an Elizabeth Warren rally.
They want to break up the big banks. They don't trust Wall Street and bemoan its outsized role in politics. They are worried about the growing gap between the poor and the rich. And they think it's just a matter of time before the country is hit with another financial crisis.
But far from being acolytes ofCNN (Online News)
May 11 2016
Think Facebook isn't political? Think again
There’s a conceit that says everything at Facebook is run by data, not people. And we prefer it that way.
For the site’s billion users, believing there’s no human puppet master behind the scenes makes its growing control over life more palatable. It’s just a clever machine, reflecting our desires better and better with every interaction, right? For news producers, we have to believeThe Guardian
May 24 2016
Facebook admits rogue employees may have shown bias against conservatives
Social media giant denies ‘systematic’ discrimination. Facebook announced Monday it was sending employees out for retraining and would discontinue some of its practices as it sought to defend itself against charges of political bias against conservatives.
The online giant denied that it’s shown “systematic political bias,” but admitted employees played a bigger role than previouslyWashington Times
May 09 2016
Former Facebook staffers say conservative news is deliberately suppressed
Facebook is being accused of fiddling with its formulas to suppress conservative news.
That’s what some unnamed former Facebook contractors told the tech site Gizmodo—and it’s an accusation that strikes at the heart of the social network’s credibility.
Facebook relies on computer algorithms to determine what is “trending,” an influential designation that inevitably boosts trafficFox News (Online News)
Mar 18 2015
Jeb's allies promote conservative wins in 40-point list
Likely GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush and his team are making an aggressive bid to push back against charges that he isn't a red-blooded conservative, or worse, is a RINO — Republican In Name Only.
In an interview, Bush said he has been surprised at the charges and said Democrats in Florida, where he served as governor for eight years, say he was too right-wing. "It surprises me.Washington Examiner
Jan 19 2021
25 Years After Legal Protections for Internet Companies, Democrats and Republicans Want to Raise the StandardsFrom the Center
This viewpoint is from a writer rated Center.
Almost 25 years ago, Congress passed legislation that shields tech companies from legal liability for user content, but also states that content moderation must be done in good faith. Social media companies have benefitted from legal protection. Now both Republicans and Democrats in Congress, concerned by the conductRolf Hendriks
Apr 05 2023
Trump Criticizes Indictment, Manhattan DA in Speech From Mar-a-Lago
In a speech on Tuesday night from Mar-a-Lago, former President Donald Trump criticized his indictment on hush money charges by Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg.
Key Details: Trump said that Bragg illegally leaked grand jury information, and that Bragg had campaigned on the fact that he would "get" Trump. Trump also told his supporters that more potential prosecutions could comeNew York Post (News) FactCheck.org USA TODAY
May 09 2016
Facebook denies censoring conservative news
Is Facebook, one of the world's most powerful distributors of news on the Internet, censoring politically conservative articles?
Facebook denies it, but that's the allegation in a published report that set off a firestorm among conservative media on Monday.
According to tech news outlet Gizmodo, a former Facebook news curator says popular articles from politically conservativeUSA TODAY
Mar 07 2019
OPINION: Why Never Trumpers Will Never Shut Up
There are not that many Never Trumpers anymore, though the media (and the remnant Never Trumpers) try to fool you into thinking so. The honest Never Trumpers, the ones who thought that this orange New York real estate developer with the succession of hot wives was not a real conservative and would betray us the first chance he got, have evolved. It turns out that Donald Trump is the mostGuest Writer - Right