It’s important for us to wrestle with and to keep an eye on Big Tech giving us a hard time. We have been knowingly or unknowingly a victim of this for quite some time. Here's a timeline of viewpoint censorship on the internet: internetfreedomwatch.org/timeline
One of the few good wiki pages: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter_suspensions#List_of_notable_suspensions
February 4, 2004
August 5, 2007
The U.S. government has been colluding with these mega tech corporations with relation to our online data via the PRISM program, including Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, YouTube, Skype, Apple.
Fall of 2010 - October 26, 2017
The IRS discriminated against conservatives, and singled out groups for different treatment based on their names such as “Tea Party,” “Patriots,” or ideological positions.
June 27, 2013
Banned From Britain: Pamela Geller, Robert Spencer
March 28 2014
Mozilla staff call for new CEO to stand down over donation to anti-gay marriage campaign
July 9, 2014
'Opie & Anthony's' Anthony Cumia fired over tweets
MAY 28, 2015
Why Did Twitter Ban Chuck C. Johnson?
February 20, 2016
Blogger Robert Stacy McCain Suspended
May 9, 2016
Facebook "news curators" routinely suppressed conservative news - they were instructed to artificially “inject” selected stories into the trending news module, even if they weren’t popular enough to warrant inclusion.
July 19, 2016
Twitter Permanently Suspends Conservative Writer Milo Yiannopoulos
October 20, 2016
Apple Rejects iPhone Game for Including ‘Offensive’ Pepe the Frog Meme
November 12, 2016
Pro-Trump CEO gets booted from Y Combinator over harassment concerns
November 22, 2016
Tila Tequila Suspended From Twitter After Posting Hate Speech
December 17, 2016
Apple Rejects Gab from App Store over Content Posted by Users
May 25, 2017
Video “Planned Parenthood abortionists discuss sale of baby body parts” published by The Center for Medical Progress pulled from YouTube on the order of Obama-appointed SF activist judge, William Horsley Orrick III.
‘I Might . . . Pull Off a Leg or Two’
“This video has been removed for violating YouTube's Terms of Service. Sorry about that.”
“Sorry, we couldn’t find that page. Reasons you might be seeing this page: It exists, but you don’t have permission to see it, or you need to log in. Nothing has ever existed here. Spooky. Something once lived here, but has been deleted.”
May 26, 2017
YouTube removed a video by Center for Medical Progress investigator David Daleiden with the showing top Planned Parenthood officials making gruesome comments about abortion on the order of an activist federal judge from San Francisco.
July 20 2017
Lauren Southern: “Patreon just deleted my account.”
August 2, 2017
PayPal, GoFundMe, And Patreon Banned A Bunch Of People Associated With The Alt-Right. Here's Why.
August 8, 2017
Google Memo: Fired Employee Speaks Out! | James Damore and Stefan Molyneux
August 9, 2017
Fired Google Engineer Says Company Execs Shamed and Smeared Him
James Damore defends his controversial memo on Bloomberg TV
August 10, 2017
Sargon of Akkad is suspended from Twitter.
August 11, 2017
James Damore's effort to discuss differences between men and women in tech couldn’t be tolerated in Google's ‘ideological echo chamber’
August 17, 2017
Breaking news: Google has removed Gab's Android app from the Google Play Store for "hate speech."
August 19, 2017
A drop of more than 65 percent in AskDrBrown YouTube income, despite producing more, not less videos. What was causing this to happen?
November 2, 2017
Google and YouTube use restricted mode filtering not to protect younger or sensitive viewers from ‘inappropriate’ video content, but as a political gag mechanism to silence Dennis Prager’s PragerU.
November 3, 2017
Rogue Twitter Employee Deactivated @realDonaldTrump Account
November 15, 2017
Twitter Has Permanently Banned Alt-Right Troll Baked Alaska
Tim Gionet, better known by his Twitter handle @BakedAlaska, rose to prominence during the 2016 election as a far-right internet troll.
January 24, 2018
California GOP Consultant R.C. Maxwell Suspended from Twitter Following Exchange with MSNBC Host
January 11, 2018
Twitter has been "shadow banning" things, which means, as the name implies, if you don't look, you won't know.
February 21, 2018
Publishing platform Medium suspends Mike Cernovich, Laura Loomer, and Jack Posobiec
February 26, 2018
Facebook Reverses Unfair Suspension of Conservative Actress Mindy Robinson
March 1, 2018
Facebook threatened the Babylon Bee over a story that Snopes rated 'false' - they allowed Snopes, PolitiFact and ABC News to discern what is and is not "real news".
March 2, 2018
Facebook Apologizes For Threatening To Censor Christian Satire Site Flagged As Fake News
March 28, 2018
Tommy Robinson banned from Twitter
March 31, 2018
Twitter suspends Craig Brittain, Senate hopeful who shared school shooting conspiracies
April 5, 2018
Twitter suspends Owen Benjamin
April 10, 2018
Facebook told Diamond and Silk their pro-Trump videos were ‘unsafe’
April 14, 2018
Right-Wing LA Street Artist Sabo Banned From Twitter
May 12, 2018
SPLC policing Spotify
May 24, 2018
Gavin McInnes’s Proud Boy Magazine Banned From Patreon After SPLC Smear
June 7, 2018
Facebook, Amazon, Google and Twitter all work with the left-wing Southern Poverty Law Center, the Anti-Defamation League, and the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (who treat standard conservative beliefs in faith and family as "hatred")
June 19, 2018
The Media Research Center and the Conservatives Against Online Censorship, called on Google, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to provide plans for eliminating bias and censorship.
Press Release: https://www.mrc.org/press-releases/conservative-coalition-calls-tech-giants-provide-plans-eliminating-bias-and
July 2, 2018
Twitter accused DrMichaelLBrown of hateful conduct for exposing the truth about radical Islam and the slaughter of Christians in Nigeria.
July 3, 2018
Facebook members can say virtually anything about Christians who uphold a male-female foundation for sexual ethics. But Robert Gagnon can’t share his religious perspective.
July 16, 2018
Instagram Censors Meme Saying Planned Parenthood Kills More Blacks Than KKK
July 26, 2018
Twitter “SHADOW BANNING” prominent Republicans. Not good. We will look into this discriminatory and illegal practice at once! Many complaints.
August 3, 2018
Dinesh D'Souza’s new documentary has a 0%/90% on Rotten Tomatoes
August 5, 2018
Twitter Bans Black Republican Political Consultant RC Maxwell Without Explanation
August 6, 2018
Facebook, Apple, Google, Spotify shut down Infowars' Alex Jones for 'HATE SPEECH' in Sweeping, Simultaneous Crackdown
August 07, 2018
Conservative Speech Be Banned! christianpost.com By CP Op-Ed Contributor Michael Brown
August 10, 2018
Twitter Bans Conservative Commentator Gavin McInnes
August 22, 2018
GoFundMe blocks Islam scholar Robert Spencer after ban by Mastercard, Patreon
August 26, 2018
Pastor Ramin Parsa, Ex-Muslim who converted to Christianity, ARRESTED in the Mall of AMERICA!
September 2, 2018
Ex-Muslims banned from Houston Hilton Starbucks for Atheist shirts
September 12, 2018
Brandon Straka (The Unsilent Minority) @usminority
FACEBOOK JUST BANNED ME AS I AM PLANNING THE #WalkAway March on Washington!!! I have been banned from posting leading up to the March. This is devastated for our ability to reach people!!! I was banned for mentioning my interview with Alex Jones. Can anybody help???
October 11, 2018
Facebook purged over 800 accounts and pages pushing political messages for profit
October 18, 2018
Twitter locks LifeSite out of account for ‘hate’: fact-based post on rise in gay STDs
Twitter has purged left-wing accounts with no explanation
Dozens of activists linked to the Occupy movement are up in arms after their accounts were suspended by Twitter
October 19, 2018
Triple Amputee Veteran Brian Kolfage Vows to Haul Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg into Court
October 27-29, 2018
Gab removed from PayPal, Joyent, Stripe, Medium, Shopify
October 30 2018
Facebook Blacklists Conservative Commentator Gavin McInnes and Proud Boys Organization
November 4, 2018
#FREEKNOWLES: Twitter Suspends Daily Wire's Michael Knowles For Election Day Joke
November 8, 2018
Paypal stops handling payments for Tommy Robinson
November 26, 2018
Twitter Bans Conservative Writer, Combat Vet Jesse Kelly. They Likely Violated Their Own Policy In Doing So.
December 3, 2018
Jewish investigative journalist Laura Loomer chains herself to the door of Twitter HQ in protest of her lifetime ban
Isn’t it ironic how the twitter moment used to celebrate ‘women, LGBTQ, and minorities’ is a picture of Ilhan Omar? Ilhan is pro Sharia Ilhan is pro-FGM Under Sharia, homosexuals are oppressed & killed. Women are abused & forced to wear the hijab. Ilhan is anti Jewish. - LauraLoomer
December 17, 2018
removal of Sargon of Akkad from Patreon for “hate speech”
December 24, 2018
Brian Kolfage @BrianKolfage
Twitter is supressing our petition! Get it in the media now
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This Petition is going to dc with me in days! They are trying to interfere with it!
December 27, 2018
APPLE BANS MINISTRY'S APP FOR TEACHING BIBLICAL VIEW OF SEXUALITY
BOWS TO GAY GROUP'S PETITION CALLING IT 'DANGEROUS, HOMOPHOBIC GARBAGE' MADE BY 'HATEFUL BIGOTS AND BULLIES'
January 8, 2019
Facebook and Twitter consult with terror-tied CAIR over who gets banned from platforms
WSJ: CAIR Lobbied Twitter to Blacklist Laura Loomer
January 15 2019
Roku: After the InfoWars channel became available, we heard from concerned parties and have determined that the channel should be removed from our platform. Deletion from the channel store and platform has begun and will be completed shortly.
January 27, 2019
Scott Presler Suspended From Twitter For Standing Up For Blacks
January 29, 2019
The Real Reason They Banned Me From Posting On Facebook
January 29, 2019
Tommy Robinson’s $995-ticket Australia tour postponed because he hasn’t been granted visa
February 2, 2019
MAGA Hats Banned at kenjilopezalt’s California Restaurant (Wursthall)
February 6, 2019
Laura Loomer, right-wing activist, punted from PayPal for clashing with company's 'core values'
February 7, 2019
FEMALE GAMER BANNED BY TWITCH FOR SAYING “THERE ARE ONLY TWO GENDERS”
Live streaming video platform enforces Cultural Marxism
Greek streamer Helena Karamanidou, known as HelenaLive on the platform, was informed she’d violated community guidelines by engaging in “hateful conduct” against the transgender community.
February 8, 2019
February 10, 2019
Chase Bank Closes Black Conservative Leader’s Bank Account Over His Politics
Laura Loomer Calls For ‘Social Media Blackout’ To Protest Censorship
February 11, 2019
My Dad is giving a @yaf lecture at Dartmouth today. The students on the left are planning to protest tonight, and even think my Dad should be kicked out of his lodging while he’s staying here. We are interested in debate and discussion, not hate. They are the real hate mongerers
Danielle D'Souza Gill exposes the intolerance of "tolerant" leftists
February 12, 2019
MICROSOFT WANTS TO PICK THE NEWS YOU READ
February 14, 2019
Feminist Journalist Suing Twitter for Banning Her After Posting That “Women Aren’t Men”
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey comes clean on censorship and boasts of ‘misgendering’ ban
February 15, 2019
President Trump Tweets, Pins Carpe Donktum’s SOTU Meme
State of the Union video tweeted by Trump is 'removed' after copyright complaint from R.E.M. publisher
Ohhhhhh mmmmmyyyy god
Twitter just shut down an Official Communication from the President of the United States... Over a song copyright. 😂😂😂😂😂
R.E.M. Asks Twitter to Remove Carpe Donktum Meme Tweeted by Trump; Update: Twitter Disables Trump Video
BIG TECH TYRANNY: President Trump Tweets Out CarpeDonktum Video Mocking Democrats — Twitter Takes It Down
February 16, 2019
Joe Biggs: Chase bank just closed out my account!
February 18, 2019
Censored: Facebook Bans Conservative Articles on Jussie Smollett Hate Hoax
Instagram Deletes Donald Trump Jr. Post About Jussie Smollett, Claims 'Error'
Chase Bank Suspends Conservative Jewish Activist Laura Loomer From Her Online Banking Account
Facebook Bans Human Rights Activist for Commemorating Christians Slaughtered by ISIS
February 20, 2019
Wow. I always knew that social media was censoring me and other conservatives and my experiences this week only drove the point home. That said, I never knew it was this bad.
SCREEN SHOT IT EACH AND EVERY TIME AND POST IT ON ALL YOUR PLATFORMS SO WE CAN FINALLY GET THE TRUTH OUT AND OUT AND END TO THIS OPPRESSIVE NONSENSE. PLEASE HASHTAG #socialcensorship #censorship #igsensorship #fbcensorship #twittercensorship SO WE CAN ALL FOLLOW ALONG AND SEE THE TRUTH COME TO LIGHT.
Twitter Locks Two Pro-Life Accounts, Citing ‘Abusive Behavior’
FINANCIAL FASCISM: Chase Bank De-Platforms ANOTHER Conservative
February 21, 2019
PayPal Bans Big League Reporter, Luke Rohlfing, After He Exposed Them Funding Illegal Immigration
February 24, 2019
Conservative Journalist Jacob Engels Suspended On Twitter For Calling Out Radical Islam
February 25, 2019
ABC pulled Steven Crowder's Oscar commentary from YouTube, claiming copyright infringement
February 26, 2019
FACEBOOK BRIEFLY BANS FORMER NIGEL FARAGE CHIEF RAHEEM KASSAM
Facebook bans Tommy Robinson's page
Tommy Robinson banned from Facebook, Instagram; tech giant claims 'organized hate' violation
Exclusive: Jacob Wohl Permanently Banned From Twitter [VIDEO] Jacob Wohl responds to his permanent Twitter suspension.
February 27, 2019
I’ve Been Silicon Valley Sharia’d By MICHELLE MALKIN
Facebook Whistleblower Reveals "Routine Supression" Of Conservative ContentFacebook Whistleblower Reveals "Routine Supression" Of Conservative Content
February 28, 2019
David J Harris Jr: This is only going to get worse before the 2020 elections! This is PROOF fb is shadowbanning me!!!
March 7, 2019
Allie podcast removed from Spotify
Censored: Twitter Bans Iran Refugee Ramin Parsa After the Mall of America Locked Him Up for Sharing His Faith
Proof that Facebook is Shadowbanning Conservative Accounts by Mindy Robinson
YouTube has restricted the latest episode of The Candace Owens Show. Two black people discussing the issues facing the black community is something young people are supposed to be protected from? Why would YouTube put this in restricted mode?
YouTube Restricts Candace Owens’ PragerU Interview with Black Lives Matter Activist
Fox News Negotiated With A Terrorist Organization That Wants Judge Jeanine Pirro Fired
Owen Benjamin YouTube Channel Has Been Demonetized
March 23, 2019
K-Love radio will not advertise Unplanned because they do not promote anything “political.”
March 29, 2019
TV Networks Reject Ads for Anti-Abortion Movie - Commercials for PureFlix's 'Unplanned,' arriving in 1,000 theaters on Friday, have been rejected by Lifetime, Hallmark Channel, HGTV and several other cable networks other than Fox News.
March 30, 2019
Google bows to pressure to remove Christian 'gay recovery' app
Twitter inexplicably suspends Unplanned movie account on opening weekend
Twitter Suspends Account For Pro-Life ‘Unplanned’ Movie On Opening Weekend, Quickly Reinstates It Amid Fierce Backlash
TWITTER TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED ‘UNPLANNED’ MOVIE ACCOUNT ON OPENING WEEKEND
April 9, 2019
Google manually blacklisting right-wing sites, leaked documents show
April 10, 2019
The New Hampshire Attorney General’s office handed Project Veritas founder James O’Keefe a subpoena after being shown this video report.
Assistant Attorney General Nicholas Chong Yen responded to the video: “We will determine whether or not to commence an investigation and go from there.”
Project Veritas has released a response to the New Hampshire AG’s Grand Jury subpoena.
April 13, 2019
Australian Jewish Activist Attempting to Enter America Interrogated and Deported
April 16, 2019
PAYPAL BANS COMEDIAN OWEN BENJAMIN FROM USING THEIR SERVICES
April 19, 2019
What the Mainstream Media is Covering Up About Notre Dame by Mindy Robinson
April 24, 2019
Financial Blacklisting: YouTube Strips Ad Revenue from Second Amendment Activist Antonia Okafor
April 29, 2019
‘Minecraft’ Creator ‘Notch’ Excluded From Anniversary Due to ‘Comments and Opinions’ (EXCLUSIVE)
May 2, 2019
The Great Facebook Purge
Facebook purge of Alex Jones, Infowars, Paul Joseph Watson, Laura Loomer, Milo Yiannopoulos, Louis Farrakhan, and others
May 3, 2019
September 6, 2019
Latinos for Trump Director BANNED by Facebook for Supporting NRA
September 15, 2019
WE WILL NOT BE SILENCED! UNCLE SAM’S MISGUIDED CHILDREN CENSORED AGAIN
September 19, 2019
Twitter Suspends Entire Leadership Team Of Latinos For Trump
September 23, 2019
BREAKING: AVI YEMINI ‘PERMANENTLY SUSPENDED’ FROM TWITTER
October 29, 2019
PayPal De-Platforms Conservative Street Artist Sabo, Holds His Funds for Six Months
November 5, 2019
Sebastian Gorka YouTube banned
November 6, 2019
Google Removes PragerU Android App from Play Store
December 6, 2019
Journalists Mike Cernovich, Andy Ngo, Fox host Pete Hegseth suspended from Twitter for reporting on Pensacola Shooter’s motivation