China Embassy’s Twitter account locked after tweet defending treatment of Uighurs

China Embassy’s Twitter account locked after tweet defending treatment of Uighurs

UPDATED On January 9, Twitter locked the account of China’s U.S. Embassy after it tweeted in defense of Beijing’s policy toward Uighurs. The account was restored Thursday. The Chinese Embassy account, @ChineseEmbinUS, posted a tweet on January 7 claiming that Uighur women in the Xinjiang province “were emancipated” and “no longer baby-making machines.” Twitter said […]

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 ‘End Jew Hatred’ blasts recordings of Holocaust denial tweets outside Jack Dorsey’s home

‘End Jew Hatred’ blasts recordings of Holocaust denial tweets outside Jack Dorsey’s home

A group of Jewish activists with grassroots civil rights movement “End Jew Hatred” drove by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s home Monday, blasting recordings of Holocaust denial tweets that remain on the social media site. The move comes just after Twitter banned President Donald Trump and as it continues to crack down on conservative users. End […]

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 EU court rules against Religious Slaughtering Practice, Receives Praise and Backlash

EU court rules against Religious Slaughtering Practice, Receives Praise and Backlash

The European Union’s highest court has upheld Belgium’s bans on slaughtering animals without first stunning them, an important process of kosher meat production. Judaism and Islam practices require animals to be conscious when their necks are slit to be considered kosher or halal. The ruling was announced on Thursday, dismissing arguments by Jewish and Muslim […]

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