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Alec Schemmel

Contributing Writer

Alec Schemmel is researcher and contributing writer for the Media Research Center. His investigations have garnered attention from figures in Congress, the national media and broader conservative movement. Alec is a 2020 graduate of American University's School of Communications and School of Public Affairs. In addition to Newsbusters he has freelanced and interned for digital news outlets like The Daily Caller, The College Fix, The Capital Research Center and others.  


Latest Blogs

Amazon’s Violent Sales: ‘Kill the Rich’ and Columbine Shooter T-Shirts

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Corinne Weaver and Alec Schemmel
January 19th, 2021 1:24 PM

Creator Says GoFundMe Cancelled Free Speech Tech Start Up Fundraiser

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Alec Schemmel
January 19th, 2021 9:16 AM
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‘Kill All Republicans’: Amazon Sells 204 Items Promoting Violence

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Corinne Weaver and Alec Schemmel
January 14th, 2021 10:47 AM

Shopify Removes Trump Organization & Trump Campaign Stores, Allows BLM

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Alec Schemmel
January 8th, 2021 4:26 PM

No More! Mark Levin Finalizes Departure from Facebook

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Alec Schemmel
December 30th, 2020 9:09 AM

Google Clamps Down on Research into ‘Sensitive Topics’

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Alec Schemmel
December 29th, 2020 3:01 PM

Facebook Fact-Check Gatekeeper Was Partisan Clinton Supporter: Report

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Alec Schemmel
December 15th, 2020 5:10 PM

Facebook Threatens to Censor Pro-Free Speech Comedian JP Sears

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Alec Schemmel
December 14th, 2020 4:58 PM

Facebook Fact-Checker Relied on China, Fails to Update COVID Numbers

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Alec Schemmel
December 8th, 2020 10:06 AM

Just Can’t Win: ‘Not the Bee’ Blog Fact-Checked for Reporting News

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Alec Schemmel
December 1st, 2020 4:32 PM

Candace Owens Challenges Facebook Fact-Checker And Wins

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Alec Schemmel
November 30th, 2020 5:45 PM

YouTube Bows to Transgender Activists, Deletes Candace Owens Podcast

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Alec Schemmel
November 24th, 2020 4:11 PM

Bill Gates Blasts Parler as ‘Great’ for ‘Holocaust Denial’

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Alec Schemmel
November 20th, 2020 4:50 PM

Mark Levin: ‘I Will Be Leaving Facebook Probably’ Due to Censorship

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Alec Schemmel
November 19th, 2020 5:32 PM

Keith Olbermann: 'Ban Trump From Twitter for Life,' 'Right Now'

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Alec Schemmel
November 18th, 2020 4:27 PM

Sen. Hirono Pressures Social Media CEO's to Ban Trump

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Alec Schemmel
November 17th, 2020 3:52 PM

Cruz: Dems’ Censorship Demands of Big Tech Are ‘Totalitarian Instinct’

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Alec Schemmel
November 17th, 2020 1:33 PM

Cornyn: ‘Glad to Hear’ Zuckerberg, Dorsey Open to Section 230 Reform

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Alec Schemmel
November 17th, 2020 11:52 AM

Eventbrite Removes ‘March For Trump’ Event, Allows Left-Wing Events

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Alec Schemmel
November 16th, 2020 1:24 PM

Fact-Check This: Candace Owens Says She's Suing Facebook Fact-Checkers

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Alec Schemmel
November 6th, 2020 3:18 PM