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Coronavirus

Senator Klobuchar ignores First Amendment with new bill to censor online “misinformation”

Section 230 is under attack again, this time by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) who introduced a bill that would make online platforms liable for the health “misinformation” posted by users to encourage mass censorship...

UK Conservatives boycott party conference over imperious vaccine passports

Key conservative legislators in the UK have confirmed they will not attend the official Conservative Party conference, and instead attend a rival conference in Manchester. The move is in protest of the Conservative-led government’s...

Adelaide authorities say they will use CCTV surveillance and shop purchase data to enforce contact tracing and quarantine

In Australia, announcements have been made just this week that credit card data trails and CCTV surveillance footage will now be used for contact tracing. South Australia State’s capital Adelaide will go into a...

Protests break out in Italy over vaccine passport mandates

With the COVID saga steadily moving towards its two year anniversary, it appears far from over, and causing far more than just health concerns. Economies have suffered greatly from lockdowns and other restrictions, as...

Twitter bans the Nation of Islam

Twitter appears to be clearly prioritizing topics to be dealt with in its censorship drive, as a group that has long been controversial and challenged since the 1930s and had been on Twitter for...

Teacher who criticized BLM and riots on Facebook sues school district after being fired

A teacher who was fired from her position at Palatine High School in Illinois over anti-BLM online posts last summer has filed a lawsuit against the school district and several members of its board,...

Surgeon General says “equity” is the reason COVID “misinformation” needs to be censored online

In his address on the administration’s concerns about online health “misinformation” surrounding the pandemic, Biden’s Surgeon General Vivek Murthy said the misinformation concerns were focused on “equity.” https://video.reclaimthenet.org/articles/surg-gen.mp4 The White House has come under...

UK government refuses to rule out vaccine passports for Church

The UK government is “not ruling out” the use of vaccine passports to gain entry into public venues such as churches, cinemas, and nightclubs, according to the Minister for Consumer and Small Business Paul...

Britons ditch COVID surveillance app after constant demands for isolation

The UK NHS’s £37 billion Test and Trace system is causing havoc, with those that carry the surveillance app often being forced to isolate, even if they test negative for coronavirus. Workers are having...

YouTube deletes 15 videos from Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro

YouTube has deleted videos from Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s channel for what it says is disseminating misleading information about the coronavirus spread, making it the second internet behemoth to censor the Brazilian President. The...

YouTube deletes Family Research Council video about vaccinating minors against parental consent

YouTube deleted a video posted by “Washington Watch” (a channel run by Family Research Council) discussing Washington DC City Council’s move allowing schools to vaccinate, without parental consent, minors as young as 11-years-old. The...

The White House escalates its calls for censorship, aims at “conservative news outlets”

The White House is not only stepping up its campaign to bring pressure to bear on online content and providers and sources that the Biden administration considers to be misinformation, but is also broadening...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene reacts to Twitter suspension

Regarding her latest 12-hour ban from Twitter, Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene turned to Facebook to defend the statements that contributed to her temporary ban and talk about the growing suppression of speech on Big...

Australian legislator Frank Pangolla demands vaccine passports so unvaccinated are “controlled and restricted”

An Australian legislator has proposed vaccine passports for everyone over 18 years as a way of providing a restriction to those who refuse the vaccine. The strict proposal comes as the country handles new...

Psaki: No options are “off the table” regarding regulating online speech

The White House raised the stakes on online censorship last week, announcing that it had been directing Facebook to censor posts and even suggested that social media users banned from one platform for “misinformation”...

Twitter suspended New Jersey State Senator Declan O’Scanlon for questioning vaccine passports and mandates

New Jersey State Senator Declan O’Scanlon was silenced on Twitter and was only reinstated when he agreed to delete his tweet. The tweet, posted on June 25, read “Given that we have crushed Covid...

YouTube reverses censorship of Chicago school board meeting about mask-wearing after backlash

YouTube took down a video of an official suburban Chicago school board meeting after saying that it was disseminating false information about COVID-19. However, the video’s removal was only temporary as YouTube backtracked on...

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UK mandates vaccine passports, despite its own vaccine minister calling them “discriminatory”

Four days after UK Vaccine Minister Nadhim Zahawi insisted that vaccine passports would be “discriminatory” if they were “just vaccine,” the UK government has announced that COVID-19 vaccine passports will be mandatory for nightclubs...

UK COVID surveillance officer used data to track down student on Instagram

In this technology-wrapped world, security and privacy cases are not diminishing and the more data that is collected on people (especially the excess data collected during the coronavirus saga), the more it can be...