A minor boy and his mother are suing Twitter, alleging that it benefited from and neglected to remove an exploitative video — featuring him and another minor — which was retweeted thousands of times and at least 167,000 views on the platform. Announced on Wednesday, the federal lawsuit claims that the minor, JohnContinue Reading

Insider analysed hundreds of thousands of tweets to better understand how QAnon themes have circulated within conservative social-media circles. Republican Party leaders started tweeting about child sex trafficking more regularly after QAnon emerged. Tweets related to the far-right conspiracy theory increased after Jeffrey Epstein’s arrest and during House Democrats’ impeachmentContinue Reading