MacMost Q&A Forum • View All Forum Questions • Ask a Question 11/4/187:06 pm How Do I Stop Political or Any Unwanted Text Messages? Using an iPhone 6 with latest operating system for iPhone 6. —– Shirley Comments: 2 Responses to “How Do I Stop Political or Any Unwanted Text Messages?” Gary Rosenzweig 2 years ago The first thing you can do is to text STOP back to them. If this is a legitimate text from a legitimate organization, then they should honor that. If not, of course, you can block individual phone numbers. I have a tutorial on that at Blocking iPhone Phone Calls and Messages. Lindy 2 years ago Gary, I tried this idea, a while back, of blocking phone numbers from people (everyone) I didn’t want texts. Unfortunately it also blocks phone calls which was not my intent. ( I just hate texting.) Related Video Tutorials: Create Reusable Text With Text Clippings ― Stop Doing These 8 Things On Your Mac ― What To Do About Those Mojave “App Is Not Optimized” Messages ― Stop Using Albums To Organize Your Photos Comments Closed.