Politics

Facebook Finally Bans Myanmar Military After February 1 Coup

Facebook Finally Bans Myanmar Military After February 1 Coup

Facebook finally banned the military in Myanmar, known as Tatmadaw, from the social media platform several weeks after the military staged a coup that toppled the democratically elected government. The ban on the country’s military includes Instagram, which is owned by Facebook.

Victorian Anti-Vaxxers Are Spamming Politicians With Pseudo-Legal Emails

Victorian Anti-Vaxxers Are Spamming Politicians With Pseudo-Legal Emails

An increasingly organised online COVID-19 denialist, anti-vaccine group is spamming Victorian politicians’ inboxes with pseudo-legal emails to try stop public health measures. Online activist group Reignite Democracy Australia (RDA) is encouraging its followers to send hundreds of emails that they incorrectly believe will force politicians to oppose extending Victoria’s current…