Tom Parker

Tom Parker is a head contributor for Reclaim The Net and provides news and analysis on how we can promote free speech, stop censorship, and protect our personal data online. tom@reclaimthenet.org

YouTube gives a vague response to the P-Score controversy

As with a lot of YouTube updates, the response is vague and confusing.

November 14, 2019

Instagram tests hiding public engagement metrics worldwide

Instagram has announced that it will test hiding likes for all of its users.

November 14, 2019

New Sword and Scale Daily podcast review bombed by online outrage mob before even the first episode

Despite not being live, the podcast has been hit with multiple one-star reviews.

November 13, 2019

Facebook deletes conservative outlet’s Pages, 3.4M followers, including staff personal accounts

The deletion comes on the eve of the Impeachment inquiry to a news outlet battling Facebook over its policy of…

November 12, 2019

Joe Rogan says conservatives should be “extremely concerned” about censorship on social media

Rogan also criticized the wider impacts that left-leaning ideologies have on these social media platforms.

November 12, 2019

Reddit says it won’t censor impeachment whistleblower’s name

Reddit’s decision comes after Facebook and YouTube said they were banning mentions of the name on their platforms.

November 12, 2019

YouTube responds to claims it will delete channels for not making enough money

The new terms caused panic among creators who believed that YouTube would be deleting accounts that it believed were no…

November 12, 2019

AOC suggests her questioning of Mark Zuckerberg led to Twitter banning political ads

When asked about her questioning of Zuckerberg, Ocasio-Cortez said: “I don’t think it’s a coincidence that Twitter announced that they…

November 11, 2019

iPhone bug shows Facebook app accessing camera while users browse Facebook

A video of the issue shows Facebook actively using the camera during and after users open photos and videos in…

November 11, 2019

Use the browser that blocks ads and tracking.

Try Brave