Since NRB launched Internet Freedom Watch in 2017 to highlight and substantiate the problem of online censorship of Christian and conservative viewpoints, Silicon Valley has faced increasing government scrutiny.
Posted on March 21, 2019
Last weekend Facebook informed a Washington, D.C.-based human rights advocate that she was permanently banned from its platform.
Posted on February 21, 2019
This week a liberal feminist blogger based in Canada filed suit against Twitter after she was silenced on the media platform for expressing opinions critical of transgenderism.
Posted on February 14, 2019
Silicon Valley titans may soon find themselves under more scrutiny from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Posted on January 17, 2019
Last spring, Senate Democrats forced and won a vote on a resolution to reverse the FCC’s Restoring Internet Freedom Order…
Posted on January 4, 2019
Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, sat before the House Judiciary Committee this week.
Posted on December 14, 2018
Even as technology interests in Washington prepare for next Tuesday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing featuring Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google, they are likely taking note of another powerful voice they will need to contend with in the months and years ahead.
Posted on December 7, 2018
In what could be a preview of a testy monthly open meeting at the FCC next week, Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel took aim at FCC Chairman Ajit Pai over issues with the…
Posted on December 7, 2018
Earlier this autumn, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) called for Google to come before Congress amid concerns of bias and censorship…
Posted on November 29, 2018
This week U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) posted a video on Twitter featuring a call for his followers to scoff at those who raise concerns about Big Tech’s conservative viewpoint suppression problem.
Posted on October 12, 2018
Google CEO Sundar Pichai is expected to meet privately today with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and other GOP lawmakers …
Posted on September 28, 2018
Google has come under fire in Washington in recent weeks from Republicans and Democrats alike.
Posted on September 14, 2018
Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, will testify next Wednesday before the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee in a hearing entitled, “Twitter: Transparency and Accountability.”
Posted on August 31, 2018
For years, NRB has warned of a growing list of incidents where Big Tech titans appeared to be censoring Christian and conservative speech on their platforms.
Posted on August 24, 2018
In an April hearing focused on online viewpoint suppression, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) declared his intent to make sure Big Tech corporations answered for their content filtering practices.
Posted on July 20, 2018
From the red alert symbols being used by a number of politicians and their allies, you might have thought the internet would grind to a halt when the FCC’s “Restoring Internet Freedom” order took effect on Monday.
Posted on June 14, 2018