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QAnon in Europe: the meteoric rise of a dangerous conspiracy theory, boosted by the pandemic
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QAnon: YouTube bans conspiracy theory content that justifies real-world violence
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Facebook bans QAnon conspiracy theory accounts across all platforms
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Facebook bans all QAnon groups as dangerous
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'Developer And Mouthpiece' For QMap Is A Dude From New Jersey With A Day Job
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Banned conspiracy channels are suing YouTube over its anti-QAnon moderation pushIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge YouTube is facing a lawsuit from a group of channel owners who say their rights were violated by the platform’s recent moderation actions against QAnon..
The 'Q' movement is a pro-terrorist Trumpian cultWell, we seem to be getting closer to the national realization that this thing that calls itself "QAnon" is, at heart, just another partisan iteration of the same far-right conspiracy theories that..
Patreon will remove creator accounts that promote QAnon contentIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Patreon has updated its policies and will no longer support creator accounts on its platform that “advance disinformation promoting the QAnon conspiracy..
Half of Trump supporters believe in QAnon conspiracy theory's baseless claims, poll findsHalf of Trump supporters — whether they'd heard of QAnon or not — said they believe the core tenets of the conspiracy.
These Arizona anti-trafficking groups say QAnon misinformation is derailing their effortsExperts and organizations say the group poses a danger to victims they claim to fight for and creates more challenges for those protecting them.
TikTok removing accounts of users who share QAnon-related contentIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge TikTok has been removing the accounts of users who share QAnon-related content on the platform, NPR reported, part of a policy the video-sharing platform says..
QAnon's JFK Jr. Conspiracy Theory Foiled, No Dallas Rally This WeekendA milestone day on QAnon's absurd conspiracy theory-filled calendar is about to be washed away like the BS it is -- because, no ... JFK Jr. is NOT coming back to rally with President Trump. John F...
Donald Trump is the QAnon president. And he's proud of itThere is something worse than Donald Trump’s takeover of the Republican party. Yes, even worse than a party that doesn’t take seriously a pandemic that has killed more than 217,000 Americans. Worse..
Trump campaign lawyers are aiding a leading proponent of QAnon.
QAnon's conspiracy theories seep dangerously into the real worldQAnon’s baseless conspiracy theories have repeatedly been debunked, but its ideas continue to spread online ahead of the 2020 presidential election. Jeff Sharlet, a Vanity Fair contributor and..
From QAnon to 1994 crime bill: These questions from Trump, Biden town halls really lit up social mediaIn two separate town halls held and streamed simultaneously hundreds of miles apart, both candidates had viral moments — for better or worse.
Trump grilled on COVID-19, QAnon, personal finances at town hallPresident Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden took part in separate televised town hall events Thursday night. The president was grilled on his coronavirus diagnosis, QAnon and his personal..
Trump refuses to denounce QAnon, fields questions about health in combative town hallIn his televised NBC News town hall in Miami, President Trump was combative as he faced tough questions on his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, his views on a conspiracy movement and his taxes...
YouTube cracks down on QAnon, banning conspiracy content targeting individualsYouTube, the video service of Google parent Alphabet Inc, said on Thursday it was banning content that targets an individual or a group using conspiracy theories such as QAnon or pizzagate that have..
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Trump believes QAnon claim it's fighting pedophiles, refuses to disavow extremist conspiracy theoryPresident Donald Trump said he believes "very strongly" in one of the central beliefs of QAnon that it's fighting a "deep state" of pedophiles.
COVID-19, QAnon and court packing: Here are the top moments from the Biden, Trump town hallsIt wasn't as combative as the first presidential debate, but Thursday's competing town halls between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden had plenty of tense moments.
"I know nothing about QAnon": Trump doesn't denounce conspiracy"You're not someone's crazy uncle who can just retweet whatever," Guthrie told Mr. Trump after asking him about a conspiracy theory he retweeted.
Donald Trump Says He Doesn't Know Anything About QAnon, Won't DenounceDonald Trump says he's always denounced white supremacy despite his stumbling block on the debate stage, but he won't denounce the QAnon conspiracy theory. Trump refused to condemn the bizarre QAnon..
Donald Trump says he knows 'nothing' about QAnon: Here's what to know about the far-right conspiracy theoryPresident Donald Trump said Thursday he knows "nothing about" QAnon, a growing, yet baseless, far-right conspiracy theory.
Guthrie asks Trump why he'd tweet "a lie" about BidenAt a town hall Thursday, Guthrie challenged the president on a conspiracy theory he tweeted about Biden, about QAnon and whether he took a COVID test on the date of his debate with Biden.
Town hall: Trump refuses to condemn conspiracy group QAnonAsked by NBC's Savannah Guthrie whether he would register his disapproval of QAnon, Trump said he didn't know about Qanon then pivoted to antifa.
QAnon: YouTube moves to purge 'harmful conspiracy theories'The social media site says it is taking tougher action to "curb hate and harassment" on its platform.
Greene endorses Loeffler for US SenateRepublican Sen. Kelly Loeffler of Georgia accepts endorsement Thursday from Marjorie Taylor Greene, a congressional candidate who has embraced baseless QAnon conspiracy theories. (Oct. 15)
YouTube won’t ban QAnon content, but will remove videos that could promote violenceIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge YouTube is the latest Silicon Valley company to update its moderation policies around the fringe theory QAnon, announcing that content that targets or..
How real-world violence led Facebook to overturn its most controversial policyIllustration by Alex Castro / Th **I.** The biggest trend at platforms this month is changing your mind. Facebook belatedly banned QAnon. Twitter tapped the brakes on retweets. And on Monday,..
What's behind the rise of QAnon in the UK?How one woman helped spread a conspiracy theory across Britain.
Facebook approves 200 dangerous QAnon conspiracy advertsFacebook pushed adverts linked to the QAnon conspiracy theory into its users' feeds as many as 2.4 million times from March through August, profiting from the movement and helping it grow even as..
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Q and the ABCs of spreading conspiracy theoriesFollowers of the online conspiracy theorist "QAnon" have propagated outlandish disinformation about secret plots by a "deep state" cabal of Satanic, cannibalistic child-traffickers; how are such ideas..
Peloton appears to have removed QAnon-related hashtags from its platformPeloton has removed several hashtags related to the QAnon conspiracy theory from its virtual exercise platform, Business Insider reported. The move followed a tweet from a Washington Post editor..
US election 2020: 'QAnon might affect how my friends vote'Millions of Americans are tuning into an entirely different election conversation.
How William Cooper and his book 'Behold a Pale Horse' planted seeds of QAnon conspiracy theoryWilliam Cooper's book "Behold a Pale Horse" was published in 1991. Since then the ideas he covered have found their way into QAnon and other conspiracies.
Facebook deleting QAnon pages - But what is it?This week Facebook announced it would be deleting all pages and accounts connected to the QAnon conspiracy theory.
Citigroup fires exec who ran QAnon website on sideBank says its code of conduct requires employees to disclose and get approval for outside business ventures.
Etsy is banning QAnon merchEtsy has pulled merchandise related to radical conspiracy group QAnon from its platform. Insider reported the news today. An Etsy spokesperson told the publication that seller policies prohibit items..
Facebook bans QAnon conspiracy theory groups amid misinformation surgeSocial media giant Facebook has announced that it will ban all groups "representing" QAnon, classifying the conspiracy theory movement as dangerous. The restrictions will also extend to Facebook-owned..
Facebook to ban groups that support QanonFacebook said it will ban groups that openly support QAnon, the baseless conspiracy theory that paints President Donald Trump as a secret warrior against a supposed child-trafficking ring run by..
Facebook bans QAnon pages, groups and Instagram accountsThe group has been criticized for spreading misinformation and encouraging abuse online.
Facebook's new QAnon strategy: Remove conspiracy group's presence from any pages, groups and Instagram accountsFacebook says it is escalating a campaign against conspiracy group QAnon and will remove any pages, groups and Instagram accounts tied to the group.
Facebook completely bans QAnon and labels it a ‘militarized social movement’Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Facebook has banned all forms of content related to the radical fringe conspiracy group QAnon with the exception of posts from individual profiles,..
‘A perfect storm’: Experts worry as QAnon conspiracies go global — posing ‘an incredible threat to public healthPowered by fear, anger and big tech’s algorithms, the QAnon conspiracy movement has exploded from the US political fringe into the global mainstream during the pandemic. Its influence can be seen at..
G.O.P. centrism gives way to fringe views in Biden’s home state, where a QAnon fan is running for Senate.
In Biden’s Home State, Republican Centrism Gives Way to the FringeThe Republican Party’s slide from statewide power to irrelevance in Delaware mirrored its swerve from moderation to the fringe. Now a QAnon fan is running for the Senate.
17 Republicans decline to condemn QAnon as the House votes to reject its conspiracy theories.
Social media teems with conspiracy theories from QAnon and Trump critics after president's positive COVID-19 testConspiracy theories about President Trump's positive test for the coronavirus flourished as the misinformation age enveloped the news.
QAnon spreads lies about Trump COVID test: What to know about the far-right conspiracy theoryTwitter has cracked down on thousands of QAnon accounts. Here's a look at where the baseless conspiracy theory comes from and its ties to Trump.
Facebook will fight QAnon by adding ‘credible’ info to #savethechildren hashtagPhoto by JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images Facebook is taking additional steps to restrict militia movements and the QAnon conspiracy movement. The company will reject ads that “praise, support..
Facebook cracks down on extremist conspiracy group QAnon for hijacking Save the Children movementFacebook is cracking down on QAnon for hijacking the Save The Children movement to push false allegations of pedophilia against Biden, Democrats.
Save the Children? Extremist conspiracy movement QAnon fabricates pedophile claims against Biden as election loomsQAnon has hijacked the Save the Children movement to push baseless pedophilia claims against Joe Biden and other Democrats before the election.