Friday, April 29, 2011

Facebook deletes political pages

It appears that since we have Political policing, this should extend to Facebook policing.

In the previous 24 hours, Facebook have shut down the following politically related sites. More may be also added to this.

UWE Occupation
Chesterfield Stopthecuts
Camberwell AntiCuts
IVA Womensrevolution
Tower Hamlets Greens
No Cuts
Arts Against Cuts
London Student Assembly
Beat 'n Streets
Roscoe 'Manchester' Occupation
Bristol Bookfair
Newcastle Occupation
Socialist Unity
Whospeaks Forus
Ourland FreeLand
Bristol Ukuncut
Teampalestina Shaf
Notts-Uncut Part-of UKUncut
No Quarter Cutthewar
Bootle Labour
Claimants Fightback
Ecosocialists Unite
Comrade George Orwell
Jason Derrick
Anarchista Rebellionist...
BigSociety Leeds
Slade Occupation
Anticutsspace London
Anti-Cuts Across Wigan
Firstof Mayband
Don't Break Britain Unite...
Cockneyreject Anarqu\...
SWP Cork
Westiminster Trades Co...
York Anarchists
Rock War
Sheffield Occupation
Central London SWP
North London Solidarity
Southwark Sos
Save NHS
Rochdale Law Centre
Goldsmiths Fights Back
Open BirkbeckSee More

UCL occupation protest said:
"A bunch of our sister accounts have been deleted by Facebook today: Goldsmith Fightback, Occupy Monaco, Bristol Uncut, North London Sol Fed and Open Birkbeck. Looks like FB is clamping down on political organising. If so, it's outrageous censorship. Danger we could disappear at any moment too, so make sure you're following us on Twitter. Screw you Zuckerberg!!"

Undercurrents is an award winning alternative news service producing videos of people taking inspiring actions.

No comments: