Twitter Halts All Verifications After Verifying Charlottesville Neo-Nazi Rally Organizer

Yesterday, Twitter decided to verify Jason Kessler, an organizer of the August neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville that left one woman dead. Shortly after her death, Kessler even tweeted that the woman was a “fat disgusting Communist” and characterized her murder as “payback time.” But Twitter refuses to explain why it…

Twitter Suspends Rose McGowan's Account After She Speaks Out Against Sexual Abuse

Rose McGowan’s Twitter account was suspended overnight after she spent the past few days exposing the systematic sexual abuse of women in the entertainment industry. McGowan had most recently told Ben Affleck to “fuck off,” called Harvey Weinstein a “POS,” and called for the board of the Weinstein Company to be…

James Woods Quits Twitter Over 'Censorship' of Alt-Right After Suing User Who Called Him a Coke Addict

James Woods has become a hero of the so-called alt-right on Twitter. But the actor, perhaps best known as winner of the 2000 “Role Model Award” at the Young Hollywood Awards, has decided to quit the social media service. Why? He’s upset that Twitter has banned some alt-right accounts. Which is pretty rich, given the…