May 02, 2019 - 12:17 pm
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook has banned Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones and others from its main service and from Instagram, saying they violated the company's ban against hate and violence. The company said Thursday that it has also banned right-wing extremists Paul Nehlen, Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph...
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August 06, 2018 - 11:36 am
(CBS News) -- Facebook has removed four pages for Infowars and its founder, right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, citing violations of its hate speech and bullying policies. The social-media giant said Monday it took down the Alex Jones Channel Page, the Alex Jones Page, the InfoWars Page and...
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July 27, 2018 - 5:34 pm
(KNX1070/CBS) -- Facebook has banned controversial radio host Alex Jones. The site has removed four videos posted to pages maintained by him and the Infowars site he operates. In an effort to slow a surge of graphic content on its platform, Youtube has reportedly pulled down four videos posted by...
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