Israel’s armed forces see a growing threat in instant messaging applications — both to battlefield secrecy and to the privacy of women soldiers.
After the kosher grocery store killings, many are Tweeting with hashtag #JeSuisJuif, which means I am Jewish and is a twitst on the #JeSuisCharlie solidarity hashtag.
French police arrested five men suspected of making threats online to attack a synagogue.
A little over a year after a French court forced Twitter to remove some anti-Semitic content, experts say the ruling has had a ripple effect, leading other Internet companies to act more aggressively against hate speech in an effort to avoid lawsuits.
As bombs explode around her, Gaza teenager Farah Baker grabs her smartphone and ducks for cover to tap out tweets that capture the drama of the tumult and fear around her.
The husband of Rivky Stein, a New York Jewish woman who launched a social media campaign to attain a religious divorce, did not appear at the religious court as promised.
The Facebook campaign to support Israeli soldiers by uploading racy photos spread like wildfire. Gon Ben-Ari isn’t surprised given the link between sex and war in our imagination.
Dutch volunteers have created hundreds of posts and articles on Israel, which they disseminate through the Holland4Israel Facebook group and on Twitter, among other social media.
The Israeli military said it had detained several soldiers and a civilian on suspicion of leaking Gaza casualty figures over social media before families of the dead or wounded could be formally informed.