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Black Conservatives Targeted
on Twitter, Facebook

Fox News, by Todd Starnes

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/7/2013 1:30:50 PM

A black pro-life coalition had its Twitter account shut down after they announced plans on the social networking site to protest the NAACP. (Snip) “Twitter shut us down,” said Stephen Broden, a spokesman for the National Black Prolife Coalition and Dallas-area pastor. Their trouble started on Jan. 28 when Leroy Dodd, the group’s social media manager, sent out a tweet promoting the demonstration against the NAACP at the Image Awards. “We sent out our first tweet at 9:17 a.m.,” he told Fox News. “Eight tweets later we were shut down.” Dodd said he received a message

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What is happening in our country is shocking and appalling. The First Amendment only applies to leftists. I don´t even know what to do or say anymore and I don´t know how we are ever going to fix it.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kendet1946, 2/7/2013 1:40:31 PM     (No. 9164007)

I´m going to cancel my Facebook account. I never used Twitter for anything.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/7/2013 1:45:25 PM     (No. 9164016)

Pretty damn offensive when ´social media´ thinks they can determine the makeup of society, but time and again - that´s what these buffoons try and pass off as ´management´.

As a 20 year IT consultant - one piece of advice I´ll give to anyone who´ll take it - if you don´t have a *pressing* need to use these social networks - stay the hell off ´em. They are - almost w/o exception - more trouble than they´re worth, and not up there on the ´health for PC´ index either.

*Word* - as they say on the street. Too bad I can´t put together a message graphic for ´Word´ w/ xxxx´s thru it. That´s the name of the game in both real - and cyber-sanctimony.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 2/7/2013 1:46:56 PM     (No. 9164018)

#1,

I pretty much abandoned my FB account a couple of years ago. Stories like this don´t make me want to come back.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: flatwater, 2/7/2013 3:23:20 PM     (No. 9164189)

Black Conservatives are ALWAYS targeted for censorship. Just saying you´re Black and Conservative is enough to provoke the most hateful psychological abuse ever seen from "tolerant and diverse" Democrats.

God bless and keep Black Conservatives, some of the bravest people you could ever hope to meet. May we all live to see the day when all of Black America is truly FREE.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: youngtexan, 2/7/2013 3:29:56 PM     (No. 9164208)

They need to join Tea Party Community website. Cancel all the other online crap like TW and FB.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TXknitter, 2/7/2013 3:41:22 PM     (No. 9164241)

I cancelled my Facebook a long time ago. There is something creepy about the whole company.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Peach1, 2/7/2013 3:52:06 PM     (No. 9164262)

#2 I couldn´t agree more. I have always felt this way and have never done the social networking sites, and never will.

They have always appeared to be more trouble than they are worth.

To me, FB is nothing more than one huge gossip site.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: GOP_U_BET, 2/7/2013 4:08:09 PM     (No. 9164295)

#2, as 30 plus year IT expert with three degrees in CompSci, including a Masters, I tell everyone, Facebook is NOT your friend. They sell any and all details about your life to data mining experts. If you login to FB, got there, do your posts, and logout. They track everywhere you go while logged onto their system. The photos and cute things you post belong to them once they hit their servers. Same for Twitter.

I tried to convince two youngsters in college of this.

Recruiters can and do look over your FB history to see what you are like. They are looking for a way to reject your resume.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: viking diver, 2/7/2013 4:16:58 PM     (No. 9164318)

FB is just a front for some government agency to data mine information off people (no sarcasm intended either)
just saying

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jmeyer310, 2/7/2013 5:05:25 PM     (No. 9164400)

For all those fed up with Twitter and Facebook, try the Tea Party Community site. I can´t post the link, but one searches on Bing or Google, it comes up in the top ten results.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Doc Obiwan, 2/7/2013 5:13:00 PM     (No. 9164413)

The not-so-subtle racism of the Left.

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