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Fact Check: Old doctored photos used to claim Tom Hanks lied about self-quarantine - Reuters

Some social media users are claiming actor Tom Hanks used an edited photo from 2017 to lie about self-quarantining amid the coronavirus pandemic. This claim is false. He in fact posted the photo in 2015, and both versions of it used in the claim have been dig…

what is qanon - Reuters
10:50am PDT - August 12th, 2020

An internal Facebook audit reportedly shows QAnon groups have millions of members, but some employees who ran the investigation fear the company won't take any action (FB)

  • As part of an internal investigation probing communities with potential ties to violence on its site, Facebook found millions of followers across thousands of groups associated with the far-right fringe conspiracy theory QAnon, per an NBC News report…

    what is qanon - Business Insider
    3:34pm PDT - August 10th, 2020

Facebook removes small pro-Trump network based in Romania - Reuters

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it recently removed a small network of accounts operating from Romania that had been promoting President Donald Trump's re-election campaign with stories about his support from conservatives, Black Americans, Christians and follo…

what is qanon - Reuters
9:01pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

Facebook removes small pro-Trump network based in Romania - Reuters UK

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it recently removed a small network of accounts operating from Romania that had been promoting President Donald Trump's re-election campaign with stories about his support from conservatives, Black Americans, Christians and follo…

what is qanon - Reuters
9:00pm PDT - August 7th, 2020

Facebook removes small pro-Trump network based in Romania - Reuters India

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it recently removed a small network of accounts operating from Romania that had been promoting President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign with stories about his support from conservatives, Black Americans, Christians and follo…

what is qanon - Reuters
10:44pm PDT - August 6th, 2020

Facebook removes small pro-Trump network based in Romania - Reuters

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it recently removed a small network of accounts operating from Romania that had been promoting President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign with stories about his support from conservatives, Black Americans, Christians and follo…

what is qanon - Reuters
11:05am PDT - August 6th, 2020

Fact check: Media was not “silent” about the NXVIM case - Reuters

Users on social media are sharing the screenshot of a 2019 tweet that misleadingly alleges the media did not report the NXVIM case, a U.S. sex cult founded by Keith Raniere that involved Hollywood actresses, business executives and other public figures. This …

what is qanon - Reuters
7:31am PDT - August 6th, 2020

What Alternate Reality Games Teach Us About the Dangerous Appeal of QAnon

QAnon is a dangerous conspiracy theory, but it's also a puzzle box that people use to find self worth and community.

what is qanon - Vice News
5:26am PDT - August 5th, 2020

Terrorism Experts Say QAnon Conspiracy Theory a Threat to National Security

A new report from West Point’s Combating Terrorism Center details violence related to the group and warns how dangerous and complicated fighting it will be.

what is qanon - Vice News
7:46am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Twitter Is Banning Black Celebrities for Anti-Semitic Conspiracy Theories (Sometimes)

British rapper Wiley was hit with a seven day ban from the platform after a day-long antisemitic rant.

what is qanon - Vice News
1:20pm PDT - July 27th, 2020

Politicians Say They Are Getting More Violent Threats Than Ever and They're Worried

The recent incident against Justin Trudeau is just the tip of the iceberg, Canadian politicians and their staff say. And they say the RCMP is not doing enough to protect them.

what is qanon - Vice News
12:35pm PDT - July 27th, 2020

On TikTok, #FreeBritney conspiracy theories run deep

An online campaign is calling for the end of Britney Spears' conservatorship so the pop star can gain financial and personal independence. Some believe she's sending SOS messages to supporters in coded social media posts.  The tag #FreeBritney has roughly 140…

what is qanon - Mashable
3:25pm PDT - July 26th, 2020

Russia Tested a Space Weapon Last Week

Twitter hack details, a botnet vigilante, and more of the week's top security news.

what is qanon - Wired
6:00am PDT - July 25th, 2020

How it feels to survive Silicon Valley and a pandemic

It shouldn’t feel like it took a pandemic to get Twitter to boot 7,000 QAnon accounts (and crack down on 150,000 more related to the violent conspiracy group), but it does. At least Twitter is doing harm mitigation around its role in this interconnected disas…

what is qanon - Engadget
12:00pm PDT - July 24th, 2020

QAnon: TikTok blocks QAnon conspiracy theory hashtags

TikTok has blocked hashtags relating to QAnon conspiracy theory, but videos about it remain on the site.

what is qanon - BBC News
8:06am PDT - July 24th, 2020

QAnon Conspiracy Theorist Agent Margaritaville on the Run From Cops

The 57-year-old conspiracy theorist is on the run from police after being charged with two counts of "engaging in conduct to impede performance of justice duties."

what is qanon - Vice News
4:00am PDT - July 24th, 2020

Fauci says he has been assigned personal security after receiving 'serious threats' to his family

  • Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious diseases expert, told CNN's "The Axe Files" he and his family have been receiving "serious threats" on their lives.
  • "Serious threats against me, against my family ... my daughters, my wife — I mean, r…

    what is qanon - Business Insider
    3:26am PDT - July 24th, 2020

Trump announced a 'surge' of federal agents to Democratic-led cities. The author of 'How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them' explains America's 'fascist forces.'

  • Jason Stanley, a professor of philosophy at Yale University, is the author of 2018's "How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them."
  • Stanley spoke to Business Insider about the deployment of ICE in US cities; what "fascism" would look like…

    what is qanon - Business Insider
    11:12pm PDT - July 22nd, 2020

Twitter Cracks Down on QAnon. Your Move, Facebook

Twitter's new policy won't make the conspiracy group disappear. But experts say it could dramatically reduce its ability to spread.

what is qanon - Wired
2:01pm PDT - July 22nd, 2020

Twitter Just Deleted Thousands of QAnon Accounts

Surprisingly, Q didn’t see this one coming.

what is qanon - Vice News
5:16am PDT - July 22nd, 2020

It's Time to Defund Social Media

The algorithmically-warped information crisis can't be fixed with half-measures.

what is qanon - Wired
5:00am PDT - July 21st, 2020