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Some US tech companies crack down and start kicking far right activists off the internet

S.China Morning Post Wednesday, 16 August 2017
The alt-right grew up on the internet. Now, after Charlottesville, Viriginia, some of the far-right movement’s most infamous personalities are getting kicked off. Off Uber, Google and PayPal – in one case, kicked off the web entirely – as tech companies rush to condemn last weekend’s violent white nationalist marches and penalise those who condoned them. “I haven’t seen them take this much action on all these platforms, ever,” said Keegan Hankes of the...
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After the Charlottesville rally, major online companies like Google are barring white nationalist groups and figures from using their platforms.

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