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As standard, the accounts and their content will be published in full once our investigation is complete. We’re pro… identified these accounts quickly, removed them from Twitter, and shared full details with our peers, as standar… on intel provided by the @FBI, last night we removed approximately 130 accounts that appeared to originate in…
Twitter is focused on keeping high-profile accounts safe and secure during the US election. Starting today, a grou…
Retweeted by Twitter SafetyOur recently-updated Civic Integrity Policy specifically offers guidance on these claims, including that we will la…’ve added a label to this Tweet for making a potentially misleading statement regarding the process of mail-in vo…
More on our approach and policy guidance: our policies, this Tweet will remain on the service given its relevance to the ongoing public conversation. Eng… protect people on Twitter, we err on the side of limiting the circulation of Tweets which advise people to take… twice in North Carolina is illegal: placed a public interest notice on this Tweet for violating our Civic Integrity Policy, specifically for encoura…
Any attempt to compromise the integrity of any election will be met with strict enforcement of our rules, which are… #COVID19, the conversation happening on Twitter has become even more important and nuanced as more voters turn… this expanded policy, we will label or remove false or misleading information intended to undermine public co… Twitter, we’re committed to protecting people’s ability to express their fundamental civil rights safely — espec… out our blog for more information on #WorldSuicidePreventionDay and the critical work mental health partners… month, we’ve expanded the feature to six more countries. Access to support is key. Suicide rates can increase… is where people can share their truths and find comfort in community. Since the launch of our #thereishelp #WorldSuicidePreventionDay and every day, we can all promote awareness and encourage action to prevent suicide and self harm. #WSPD2020
More on our approach and policy guidance: our policies, this Tweet will remain on the service given its relevance to ongoing public conversation. Engagem… protect people on Twitter, we err on the side of limiting the circulation of Tweets which advise people to take… laws regarding the invalidation of mail-in ballots when individuals choose to vote in person are complex, and v… placed a public interest notice on two Tweets in this thread for violating our Civic Integrity Policy, specifica…
For more on our work to remove state-linked information operations from Twitter, please see our new Twitter Transpa… of the low-level impact in this case, governments around the world must stop these practices. They’re an… wish to express our gratitude to the @FBI’s Foreign Influence Task Force for their close collaboration and conti… forward, links to content from PeaceData’s site will be blocked from being shared on our service. Existing li… Tweets from the Russian-linked accounts were low quality and spammy, and most Tweets from these accounts receiv… accounts purported to be associated with a website called PeaceData, which publishes a range of content about g… suspended five Twitter accounts for platform manipulation that we can reliably attribute to Russian state actors…
More on our approach and policy guidance: our policies, this Tweet will remain on the service given its relevance to ongoing public conversation. Engagem… placed a public interest notice on this Tweet for violating our Civic Integrity Policy for making misleading hea…
As we work at scale to protect the public conversation in the face of evolving threats, we’ll continue to lead with… actions will be rolled out comprehensively this week. We will continue to review this activity across our ser… addition, we will: 1⃣ No longer serve content and accounts associated with QAnon in Trends and recommendations… will permanently suspend accounts Tweeting about these topics that we know are engaged in violations of our mult…’ve been clear that we will take strong enforcement action on behavior that has the potential to lead to offline…
This is not the first time we’ve used the public interest notice. More on our approach and policy guidance: our policies, this Tweet will remain on the service given its relevance to ongoing public conversation. Engage…’ve placed a public interest notice on this Tweet for violating our policy against abusive behavior, specifically…
Transparency is core to everything that we do at Twitter. For more on the public archive and our ongoing work to…“Collaborative research provides us with a way to learn from past operations and mitigate future malign efforts.”…“Twitter’s initiative in making these datasets available for scrutiny is a powerful step in pushing back against th… goal is to serve the public conversation and advance shared understanding of these critical issues. We’ve partn…’re disclosing new state-linked information operations to our public archive — the only one of its kind in the in…
We will continue to be transparent in how we make our decisions and be open with our rationale on how we label cert… also believe it’s important people can read and speak about what world leaders say, even if they violate our rul… will only add descriptive text that is reflective of the existing public conversation to let people determine th… we label Tweets we link to Twitter conversation that shows three things for context: 1⃣Factual statements (e.… have since expanded to issues of civic integrity and public health given the critical importance of elections an… to the large potential reach, and persuasive impact of media content, we started with a policy on manipulated m… are NOT attempting to address all misinformation. Instead, we prioritize based on the highest potential for harm… heard: 1⃣Twitter shouldn’t determine the truthfulness of Tweets 2⃣Twitter should provide context to help people… principles also shape our work on misleading information. In this area too, we're using feedback from the peo… principles above connect to everything for us — from our decision to ban all political ads, to our policy aroun… believe that healthy public conversation is an important element to enable the achievement of Universal…’s health principles: 1⃣Decrease potential for likely harm 2⃣Decrease harmful bias & incentives 3⃣Decrease…’s been a lot of conversation around Twitter’s enforcement actions recently. We want to take a step back and s…
We have also placed a public interest notice on this identical Tweet from @WhiteHouse. is standard with this notice, engagements with the Tweet will be limited. People will be able to Retweet with Co…'ve taken action in the interest of preventing others from being inspired to commit violent acts, but have kept t… Tweet violates our policies regarding the glorification of violence based on the historical context of the las… have placed a public interest notice on this Tweet from @realDonaldTrump.
We also wanted to provide additional context and conversation with regard to voter fraud and mail-in ballots. We ha… added a label to two @realDonaldTrump Tweets about California’s vote-by-mail plans as part of our efforts to enf…
Since introducing our updated policies on March 18, we’ve removed over 2,230 Tweets containing misleading and poten… have broadened our guidance on unverified claims that incite people to engage in harmful activity, could lead to…
These behaviors are in violation of our policies and are a targeted attempt to undermine the public conversation. Y… the end of last year, we identified clusters of accounts engaged in inauthentic coordinated activity which l… network of accounts associated with Saudi Arabia and operating out of multiple countries including KSA, Egypt and… an investigation originating from a @Bellingcat report on an information operation in Indonesia targeting… discovered many inauthentic accounts were accessing Twitter from a single IP range in Honduras, and heavily Retw… removed 2,541 accounts in an Egypt-based network, known as the El Fagr network.The media group created inauthent… accounts we have identified, investigated and removed, were part of five distinct campaigns associated with fiv… is fundamental to the work we do at Twitter. Today, we’re updating our archive of state-backed informa…
We'll continue to use both technology and our teams to help us identify and stop spammy behavior and accounts. introducing these policies, we have removed more than 1,100 tweets containing misleading and potentially harm…
We’re keeping our enforcement guidance under close review and are consulting with medical professionals on any upda… government accounts engaging in conversation about the origins of the virus and global public conversation… want to make it clear that we will not be able to take enforcement action on every Tweet that contains incomplet… we communicated last week, COVID-19 is affecting our content moderation capacities in unique ways, and we’re adj…
For examples and more information: that increases the chance that someone contracts or transmits the virus, including: - Denial of expert guid… we’re expanding our safety rules to include content that could place people at a higher risk of transmitti…
We’re responding to this rapidly evolving situation, and we'll continue to review the Twitter Rules in the context… this means for you: - We’re working to improve our tech so it can make more enforcement calls — this might res… the world faces an unprecedented public health emergency, we want to be open about the steps we’re taking to kee…
You can view the accounts we removed in our information operations archive here: we’ve seen since 2016, Russia is not alone in its quest to manipulate conversations through social media. In fac… 71 removed accounts, operating out of Ghana and Nigeria and which we can reliably associate with Russia, atte… top priority is keeping people safe. In collaboration with law enforcement, industry peers, journalists, and ex…
There’s more to come. We’re continuing to research and partner with a global working group of outside experts to ad… continuously examine our rules to help make Twitter safer. Last year we updated our Hateful Conduct policy to ad… new rule starts today. You may see labels that you can tap for more information.
📢 We’re stepping up internal & external efforts to protect the public conversation & help people find authoritative…
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@uscensusbureau Estamos comprometidos a mantener la salud de la conversación sobre el #2020Census en Twitter. Por e…