After Zuckerberg Said ‘Je Suis Charlie,’ Facebook Censors Muhammad Images

Warner Todd Houston, Breitbart, January 28, 2015

Only two weeks after Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg made a show of support for freedom of speech following a terror attack by radical Muslims in France, Facebook began censoring images of Muhammad in Turkey–including the very Charlie Hebdo images Zuckerberg claimed to support.

On January 9, Zuckerberg posted a message under his own name, taking credit for standing up to demands that Facebook censor images of Muhammad.

“Facebook has always been a place where people across the world share their views and ideas,” Zuckerberg wrote. “We follow the laws in each country, but we never let one country or group of people dictate what people can share across the world.”

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A week later, Zuckerberg was still defending his condemnation of the attack on the French tabloid and pledged that he and Facebook would continue to offer “a service where you can speak freely without fear of violence.”

But now, only 18 days after his initial show of bravado, Zuckerberg and Facebook have agreed to censor images of Muhammad in Turkey. In fact, Facebook is even censoring the very images from Charlie Hebdo that sparked the terror attacks early this month, the very images Zuckerberg made to support his “#JeSuisCharlie” proclamation.

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In fact, Facebook has agreed to help over a dozen countries censor content. The social media giant has worked with India, Turkey, Pakistan, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Russia, and a host of others to censor political and religious speech on its service.

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  • MekongDelta69

    Shmuckerberg – like every other dotcom billionaire, is a self-loathing, guilt-ridden, politically ‘correct,’ spineless, hypocritical leftist – and a scared punk.

  • Chip Carver

    Who opened the gates of Constantinople? Who opened the gates of Toledo? How much money does this Zuckerberg clown have Facebook spend on lobbying for non-white immigration? And we’re supposed to believe that there’s no conspiracy, no concerted effort against whites.

  • dd121

    Can’t upset our terrorist enemies, can we.

  • propagandaoftruth

    What a fraud.

  • Speedy Steve

    Oh, the vicissitudes of being an internet billionaire!

  • Bon, From the Land of Babble

    Only two weeks after Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg made a show of support for freedom of speech…

    Zuckerberg is an anti-White hypocrite.

    He is an open-borders fanatic, meaning he supports the genocide of the White Race.

    That makes him a mortal enemy of all Whites.

  • Typical shylock.

  • Douglas Quaid

    I can’t help but lean toward conspiracy theories with this stuff, Facebook is nothing other than a CIA front, people volunteer all of their personal information for free, and express their views to people they hardly know. I don’t think Zuckerberg is anything other than a frontman, should it be any surprise that FB falls right in line with the politically correct blasphemy laws?

    • Spikeygrrl

      I’m surprised to see this article here at AmRen. I mean, it’s silly to think that any AmRenner would waste his time and pollute his mind with ANY of the so-called “social media,” right?

      RIGHT??!!

      (Full disclosure: When I had a big event to plan I got a Facebook account to more easilly communicate with out-of-town guests. I kept the account for all of about two weeks. What didn’t sicken me bored me to tears. I wanted to sandblast myself after deleting the darn thing. NEVER AGAIN!)

      • HE2

        Spikey, bad news. You cannot delete Facebook. The site holds onto your software info, recognizes your ISP, personal data, etc. immediately should you return to sign on again, even though your account is allegedly no longer active.
        I was a F/B’er for a couple years, bailed out, a tedious process that involved deleting every single post and photo that had ever appeared on my site whether generated by me or friends in response.
        When down to the last bit, deleting my account and personal info, could not do it.

        • Spikeygrrl

          But it only reactivates IF YOU GO TO THE SITE AGAIN. Which I will never do. Problem solved.

          • HE2

            Spikey, yes, you are right, avoid the site.
            But, it is troubling that F/B holds onto our personal data, not allowing defectors to make a clean break.
            Something is wrong there.

          • Spikeygrrl

            No worries. All my personal data — with the sole exception of my legal name, which I haven’t gone by for 30 years — has changed since I registered for that account. (Oh, and they’ve got my age, too, ratcheting up one year every 365 days just like everybody else.)

  • MBlanc46

    As I understand it (though not from first-hand experience), Facebook enforces PC here in the US, as well.

  • IstvanIN

    I have to agree with Zuckerberg on this one, do business in Turkey, follow Turkey’s laws. The fact that the US doesn’t enforce its borders, protect its culture or language doesn’t mean Turkey shouldn’t.

    • LHathaway

      I agree too. Let’s add a commitment to some amount of ‘decency’ on top of that.

  • ElComadreja

    Let’s just post “Piss Muhammad” and get it over with.

  • Americaandthewestshouldbewhite

    Zuckerberg is a hypocritical semite. He married a china woman to gain foothold in China.