The Internet Association, a trade group, assures that technology companies are not influenced by the left. 'Online platforms do not have a political bias, and offer more people a chance to have their voice heard than at any point in history,' says interim president Jon Berroya … [Read more...] about President Donald Trump wants a commission set up to review complaints of anticonservative bias and censorship on social media
When was social media created
'I got a phone call off a friend saying they'd had a friend request off me on Facebook,' Karen explained. 'I said I hadn't sent them one so they sent me a screenshot of an identical Facebook page to mine and a giving page as well.' … [Read more...] about Sister of coronavirus victim reveals her family were left with ‘extra upset and stress’ after sick scammer created a fake fundraising appeal online
The report, titled They are always watching, included interviews with human rights defenders, activists, politicians, lawyers and academics who described how the government criminalizes the right to freedom of expression to oppress those perceived to be critical of Thai authorities. … [Read more...] about Rights group slams Thailand’s repressive laws to intensify crackdown on COVID-19 critics
Over the weekend, I grow tired of my new, less self-involved lifestyle. OK, I’ve shut up about myself only half of the time anyway, but when I meet friends at a bar and contribute little to the conversation, I only feel half present. Here’s the thing: talking, but not talking about yourself at all, is both inconvenient and weird; generally, people expect a two-way exchange of personal information. We give over something of ourselves as a courtesy and, in return, others open up to us. It might have endeared my date to me (she texts to tell me she wants to see me again), but if I shared nothing of myself, how do I know she really likes me? … [Read more...] about I like the sound of my own voice – but does that make me a narcissist?
These group gatherings can take place either outdoors in a public park or within a private garden but people have been told to be careful if guests need to travel through a house to get to a garden. Barbecues are allowed. … [Read more...] about Weekend lockdown breakers WILL be fined: Police warning as TWO Sage experts warn that social distancing is being eased too early and UK braces for mass rule breaking in scorching weather