The irony — Facebook executive slams Twitter for suppressing free speech

Follow @TheCircumvent What irony. Facebook suppresses free speech, especially concerning criticism of Islam, and allows pro-jihad groups and posts. An excellent book detailing Facebook’s allowance of jihad terror came out in 2016 and is worth reading: Banned: How Facebook Enables Militant… Continue Reading

Indonesia: Police to reopen blasphemy case against professor for ‘Allah is not Arabic’ Facebook post

Follow @TheCircumvent The Jakarta Post, September 6, 2017. The Jakarta Police are set to reopen an investigation into a case of alleged blasphemy involving University of Indonesia (UI) lecturer Ade Armando following a South Jakarta District Court ruling on Monday. The… Continue Reading

Professor at Egyptian university suspended for 3 months after anti-Islam Facebook posts discovered

Follow @TheCircumvent Egypt Independent, August 23, 2017. Dr Maher al-Maghraby, professor of Psychiatry, is the subject of an investigation by a disciplinary board at Zaqaziq University, after the discovery of anti-Islam posts on his Facebook page, Faculty of Medicine at… Continue Reading

Pakistan: Court orders watchdog to identify NGO’s spreading ‘blasphemous’ content on social media

Follow @TheCircumvent The Express Tribune, August 11, 2017. The Islamabad High Court (IHC) ordered the telecom watchdog on Friday to identify the non-governmental organisations (NGOs) involved in circulating “blasphemous content” on social media. IHC judge Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui, in his… Continue Reading