Racist abuse 'only makes me stronger' says Pogba
Paul Pogba says he is ready to fight against racist abuse after the Manchester United star and his team-mate Marcus Rashford were subjected to social media taunts following their penalty misses.
Twitter agree to meet with Manchester United over Pogba abuse
Twitter has reacted to calls for more to be done in preventing racist abuse of footballers on social media platforms by agreeing to meet with representatives of Manchester United they announced on Wednesday.
Twitter, Facebook accuse China of Hong Kong discord campaign
Twitter and Facebook have accused the Chinese government of backing a social media campaign to discredit Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement and sow political discord in the city.
Twitter to let users follow interests as well as people
Twitter users will be able to follow a small number of interests by the end of the year in the same way they follow people, the company said Tuesday.
The nude picture of a married woman that trended online not long ago left a lot of us taking stock about who we let into our space. The rate at which women married and single- are easily lured into sending pictures to “online” admirers is most alarming. When chats with acquaintances on the social media…
Twitter Moves To Curb Hate Speech Based On Religion
Twitter is moving to filter out inappropriate content based on religion as part of its effort to curb hate speech. In a policy update Tuesday, Twitter said it would take down "dehumanizing language" that targets specific religious groups. Examples shown by Twitter that would be removed would be description of a members of a religion…
Donald Trump and the rest of the world
It was a humble, sober and well-behaved Donald Trump, president of America, the strongest and most powerful nation on earth that sat next to HRM Queen Elizabeth of England at the banquet during Trump’s state visit to the United Kingdom first week of June. It is strange, isn’t it, even apocalyptic that we should be…
Trump accuses 'terrible' Twitter of censoring conservatives
US President Donald Trump accused Twitter Wednesday of censoring him, alleging the social media platform was making it hard for him to get his message out.
US poised to tighten sanctions on Iran over terror financing
The United States is set to increase pressure on Iran for failing to head off funds to terrorists, threatening new sanctions if Tehran fails to comply, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday. Amid rising tensions in recent days after Iran shot down an American drone, President Donald Trump early Friday appeared to preview the tougher…