MemoryHoleBlog Silenced By BlueHost and WordPress/Automattic

James Tracy
MemoryHoleBlog, which has been housed at since March 2012, moved to BlueHost in September 2016. Because of numerous alleged “copyright infringement” and “terms of service” violation censorshipclaims by a certain party, the website has been asked to pack its bags and move out by BlueHost’s legal department. This is despite that fact that MHB complied with each and every one of BlueHost’s numerous requests to censor content between September and November 2016.

Subject: Fwd: Re: About your account
From: Legal Department
Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 12:13 PM


Thank you for contacting the Legal Department.

This message is a courtesy reminder that your account will be deactivated on 11/23/2016. Please note, we do not intend to reactivate the account once it is deactivated and we have advised you to find an alternative hosting provider.

You may wish to complete your transfer before your account is deactivated to avoid any unnecessary downtime.

Please feel free to contact us again if we can be of further assistance.

Legal Department
560 E Timpanogos Parkway
Orem, UT 84097
F: 801-765-1992

—- Forwarded message —-
Subject: Re: [#DDG-69765-282] Re: About your account
From: Legal Department <>
Date: Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:56:21 -0700


Due to multiple violations of our Terms of Service, (,) we must ask that you, please seek an alternative hosting provider. You have CPanel & FTP access to your account so you may backup your files & transfer your domains as needed.

You are required to move to a new hosting provider by 11/23/2016 at which time the hosting account will be deactivated.

When you have found another hosting provider, please make the necessary changes to your DNS and transfer your registration.

Once you have transferred to a new hosting provider, please contact our billing department to cancel your account and receive a prorated refund.

Please feel free to contact us again if we can be of further assistance.

Legal Department
560 E Timpanogos Parkway
Orem, UT 84097
F: 801-765-1992

As many know Bluehost’s action (perhaps) coincided with a smear campaign that named MHB as one of 200 websites that are purportedly propaganda arms for the Russian government.

Shortly thereafter when MHB sought to return to as a host WordPress also shut its doors and refused to host the blog based on alleged “terms of service violations,” which WordPress staff refused to elaborate on. When we made arrangements to move the site and request specifics on the alleged violations WordPress staff demanded that we turn MemoryHoleBlog to “Private” mode while we transferred the domain.

From: Francis – <>
Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 6:15 PM
Subject: [WordPress #2938596]: Wild West Domains /

Hi James,

I’m sorry for the delay.

> Is it possible for your to please delineate the specific TOS infractions? […]


> I agree to leave my Site Visibility as Private while you transfer I transfer my
> domain registration.

Thanks for confirming. You may follow the steps outlined here to transfer your custom domain name to a new registrar: om/domains/transfer-domain-reg istration/

Please note that your blog will be re-suspended shortly, so you’ll want to act as soon as possible.


Community Guardian | Automattic

Shortly thereafter the entire list of 6,000+ email subscribers was deleted and likely not recoverable.

Fortunately MHB’s files have been backed up and we now have a truly independent host. We are presently in the process of transferring our domain, yet even this has involved an unusually long wait.

Thank you for your continued interest and support of MHB.


James Tracy


‘Huffington Post TERMINATED Me for Questioning Hillary’s Health’ (Video)

hillary huffpo

David Seaman
(Warning: Profanity)

Professor William I. Robinson: Israel’s War on Academic Freedom (2014)


Udo Ulfkotte on His Ban from Facebook: ‘Politically Incorrect Messages Are Silenced’


Read the Story Huff-Po Censored: “Hillary Clinton to be Indicted on Federal Racketeering Charges”

As Breitbart recently reported, the Huffington Post took scrubbed this story from its site and disabled the contributor’s account shortly after its publication.

Frank Huguenard

The Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) is a United States Federal Law passed in 1970 that was designed to provide a tool for law enforcement agencies to fight organized crime. RICO allows prosecution and punishment for alleged racketeering activity that has been executed as part of an ongoing criminal enterprise.

Activity considered to be racketeering may include bribery, counterfeiting, money laundering, embezzlement, illegal gambling, kidnapping, murder, drug trafficking, slavery, and a host of other nefarious business practices.

James Comey and The FBI will present a recommendation to Loretta Lynch, Attorney General of the Department of Justice, that includes a cogent argument that the Clinton Foundation is an ongoing criminal enterprise engaged in money laundering and soliciting bribes in exchange for political, policy and legislative favors to individuals, corporations and even governments both foreign and domestic.


The Real Deal Ep # 199 The James Tracy Lawsuit

James Fetzer
MBC Broadcasting

US Professor Targeted For Accusing Israel of False Flag Terror


A professor at a prestigious Ohio school still has her job despite a blitz of Facebook posts blaming Israel and Jews for everything from 9/11 to the creation of ISIS.

Joy Karega, an assistant professor of “rhetoric and composition” at Oberlin College, claims the Jewish state secretly planned the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris and that its national intelligence agency, the Mossad, formed the terror group. Critics acknowledge that she is free to cling to kooky theories, but question why a school that charges students $50,000 per year would subject them to the ravings of a crackpot.

Karega is a professor of “rhetoric and composition.” (Oberlin College)

“This is the worst kind of anti-Semitic rhetoric,” said Nitsana Darshan-Leitner, director of the Shurat HaDin—Israel Law Center, an Israeli-based civil rights organization. “It is not acceptable for the dean to hide behind academic freedom and claim this is freedom of speech.

“She (Karega) is not a tenured professor,” she added. “She needs to be thrown off campus immediately.”

More… Abandons Free Speech (Video Commentary)


free-speechThe Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, an advocacy group purporting to advocate for free speech on US college campuses, has disabled “Comments” on all of its YouTube videos published since late 2015.

Journalists Threaten to Send Topless Women to FAU Campus to Protest Censorship

“That’s been my motto for dealing with FAU since 1998: negotiation through humiliation.”-FAU Volunteer Student Media Advisor Michael Koretsky

This episode highlights the underhanded and censorial practices of Florida Atlantic University administrators that recently fired Associate Professor James Tracy for failing to file paperwork in a timely fashion.-Ed.

Deirdre Funcheon
Broward Palm Beach New Times

Go Topless protest in Miami Beach
Photo by Logan Fazio

A weekly newspaper, the South Florida Gay News, has long been distributed on the campus of Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, a public institution.

But according to SFGN’s editor Jason Parsley (a graduate of FAU), earlier this month, “My delivery guy showed up to FAU and realized there was no newspaper rack anymore.” When Parsley asked an FAU staff person why, she “basically said that the racks have been removed due to renovations” and asked him to suspend delivery of the papers in the meantime.

Parsley says he was suspicious. He wondered if it was retaliation, because just two weeks earlier, he had published a story critical of FAU.

Parsley asked when renovations would be done. He was told May of 2017. “I was expecting two weeks or three weeks — but a year and a half to rebuild a newspaper rack? They said if they found place in the meantime, they would contact me.”


PayPal Shuts Down MHB/James Tracy’s Account

On January 22, 2015 Memory Hole Blog received an email from “PayPal Brand Risk Management,” stating  that it is closing MHB’s account used to receive donations. Memory Hole has had an paypal2account with PayPal for two years. Suddenly, however, the company has chosen to unilaterally discontinue the relationship.

Here is the key passage from the email announcing discontinuation of the account:

Due to the nature of your activities, we have chosen to discontinue service to you in accordance with PayPal’s User Agreement. As a result, we have placed a permanent limitation on your account.

We ask that you please remove all references to PayPal from your website.
This includes removing PayPal as a payment option, as well as the PayPal
logo and/or shopping cart.

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South Carolina Lawmaker Wants to Create a “Registry” for Responsible Journalists

Inae Oh
Mother Jones
(Jan. 19, 2016)

Perhaps inspired by Donald Trump’s recent call for a Muslim database, one South Carolina representative just introduced a measure to create a different kind of strange registry—this time to track journalists deemed “responsible” by the state.

The bill, proposed by Republican state lawmaker Mike Pitts, would establish vague requirements for journalists to submit to a registration process by the state. Journalists found in violation of the registry, by either not registering or breaking his rules, would be subjected to monetary fines and even criminal penalties—a lighter version of how the Kremlin treats its own pesky champions of free speech.


Lenny Pozner Stalking James Tracy

The Real Deal