Chelsea Manning

Donald Trump Said He Doesn't Watch Cable News. His Tweets Show He Does

President Trump took to Twitter Monday to again tell the country he doesn’t watch a lot of TV. But his tweets on everything from the morning news to …

Donald Trump

Charitable Giving Guide 2017

The Southern Poverty Law Center & the Anti-Defamation League<br>The Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defemation League fight hate, teach …

Theresa May

Darkness and light on the net

In the cyberworld, knowledge itself is power and is countered by knowledge. Technology is the accessory. In the case of hacking elections, the …

Daniel Ellsberg

Moogfest's 2018 lineup is led by all female, trans and non-binary talent

Following the announcement that Moogfest will be hosting 50 female, trans and non-binary artists for a 50-hour live stream, the North Carolina music …

Music

Cyber Pearl Harbor Versus The Real Pearl Harbor

Today, December 7, is a good day to re-think the implications of a “cyber Pearl Harbor.” Leon Panetta, famously used the term in 2011, when it seemed like all of our generals had become cyber experts overnight.<br>“The potential for the next Pearl Harbor could very well be a cyber-attack,” the CIA …

Cybersecurity

Moogfest announces 2018 lineup led by female, non-binary, and transgender artists

Next year’s edition of Moogfest will feature a lineup led by female, non-binary, and transgender artists.<p>Taking place May 17th-20th Durham, North …

LCD Soundsystem

Chelsea Manning to speak at Moogfest as music festival highlights female, binary and transgender artists

Chelsea Manning will take part in a keynote conversation about technology during Moogfest, to be held May 17-20 in downtown Durham.<p>Manning, who was …

Festivals

Moogfest 2018 Announcing Lineup With 50 Hour Streaming Event, ‘Always On’

Organizers of <b>Moogfest 2018</b>, scheduled for May 17-20 in Durham, NC, are making their first round of announcements about the festival lineup via a …

Festivals

Alabama Church Blasted Over Sign: ‘They Falsely Accused Jesus! Vote Roy Moore’

The Living Way Ministries Church in Opelika, Alabama, has taken a lot of heat over a sign they posted last week that read: “They Falsely Accused …

News (U.S.)

How to protect yourself as a whistleblower

6 December 2017<p><b>Whistleblowers expose unlawful or immoral activities conducted by people, organisations, corporations or governments. Too often, they</b> …

Rights & Freedoms

Moogfest launches 50-hour livestream of women, non-binary, and trans artists

The festival also shared their May 2018 lineup, which includes a keynote speech by Chelsea Manning.<p>Today at 12 p.m. EST, Moogfest will hit play on a …

Music

Which of Your Employees Are Most Likely to Expose Your Company to a Cyberattack?

When poet Alexander Pope first said “to err is human,” he probably didn’t realize how prescient those words were in capturing the world of cybersecurity. Yes, the root cause of most security breaches can be traced to human actions, or lack thereof. However, the bigger mistake is to believe that …

Cybersecurity

The Political Pettiness of Misgendering Transgender People

As the general public moves closer to accepting transgender people, the phenomenon of misgendering is coming into sharper relief—and being seen as …

LGBTQ

Houston's Day For Night Festival Curates A One Of A Kind Sensory Experience

Music festivals in this day and age are a dime a dozen. Every weekend at least one event can be found some where in the nation. This makes standing …

Music

The War on Men

Posted: Nov 30, 2017 12:01 AM<p>This is going to be an unpopular opinion, offered as it is in a maelstrom of headlines and revelations -- many long …

Conservative View

NY Times ‘Angry Hannity’ Photo Select Confirms Conservative Host’s Belief of ‘Liberal Media Bias’

Well, this is a predictable media dust-up.<p><i>The New York Times Magazine</i> published a long-form profile of Fox News primetime host <b>Sean Hannity</b>, Tuesday, …

Sean Hannity

Interview: Canadian lawyer Joshua Blum on Chelsea Manning

Ted StraussSurplacePolitics in CanadaUS PoliticsNovember 28, 2017Best-of-the-netSurplace Media speaks with Joshua Blum, an attorney representing …

Barack Obama

Welcome to the (possible) future: V&A shows tech's hottest ideas

Museum plans 2018 exhibition, called The Future Starts Here, exploring how groundbreaking technologies could change the world<p>New technology could allow us to clean up devastating damage to the environment, charge a phone with our clothes and create vast factories in space. But it appears to have …

10 Things You Should Know About Julian Assange

Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks, is more loved, and more hated, than ever. And just who is doing the loving and the hating is more complicated …

Donald Trump

Yes to free speech, no to free-for-all on university campuses

Such lofty sentiment! William Kirby, a professor at Harvard and an adviser to the University of Hong Kong on governance, has been quoted as saying …

Mike Pompeo

Trump's Feud With LaVar Ball Escalates

President Trump's public feud with LaVar Ball ratcheted up a level on Wednesday when Trump unloaded on the "ungrateful fool" in one of his trademark …

Conservative View

Donald Trump's Twitter fights since January 20 (non-political edition)

Setting aside media folks and American politicians—who are nearly daily targets—here are all the people Donald Trump has personally attacked on …

Liberal View

7 Ways To Observe Transgender Day Of Remembrance That Are Intentional, Inclusive, & Intersectional

Nov. 20 is the 19th annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, on which we as a community pause to remember trans folks whose lives were taken by …

LGBTQ

Free Press Group Ready to Cut Off WikiLeaks

The Freedom of the Press Foundation routed half a million dollars to WikiLeaks. But Assange’s embrace of Trump split the group’s board, and now it’s …

National Security Agency (NSA)

Survey Shows How Many Democrats Believe Your Gender Can Be Different Than Biological Sex

Most of us didn’t need a poll to show us that liberals have lost their grip on reality. But Pew Research Center is providing one anyway.<p>In a survey …

Conservative View

A Male Prisoner with Gender Dysphoria Wants to Go to a Female Prison

The law doesn’t require that, but he makes serious allegations that guards have mistreated him.<p>Yesterday, a male prisoner serving a …

Conservative View

Bar Boycotts Sunday NFL Games, Raises Money for Veterans Instead Insider

<b>Chelsea Manning on Veterans Day: Stop Letting Troops Be Killed For 'Your Nationalist Fairy Tales'</b><p><b>'Cat Has Their Tongue': Laura Ingraham on Comics' Response to Louis C.K. Sexual Misconduct Allegations</b><p>This Veterans Day weekend, a New Jersey bar did not show any NFL games and instead raised money for …

Donald Trump

October Semi-Truck Orders Almost Triple From Last Year Insider

<b>Chelsea Manning on Veterans Day: Stop Letting Troops Be Killed For 'Your Nationalist Fairy Tales'</b><p><b>Ann Coulter: Left Has Historically Always Been More Violent Than the Right</b><p>Semi-truck orders for October, 2017 almost tripled compared to last year's October numbers.<p>This October saw 35,700 truck orders, …

Semi Truck

The Democrats are perfectly positioned to be the party of peace, but they’ve chosen war - Salon.com

A generation has come of age that cannot remember a time when America wasn't at war. In September, the United States entered the 17th year in its global war on terror. The bodies, the bullets, the bombs and the blood have seeped over into a third administration, perhaps the most menacing …

U.S. Politics

Chelsea Manning on Veterans Day: Stop Letting Troops Be Killed For 'Your Nationalist Fairy Tales' Insider

<b>'Cat Has Their Tongue': Laura Ingraham on Comics' Response to Louis C.K. Sexual Misconduct Allegations</b><p><b>Chris Wallace: Trump 'May Have a Point' About Media Bias</b><p>Chelsea Manning tweeted a not-so-veiled jab at President Trump as part of her Veterans Day message.<p>"Want to support veterans !? Stop sending …

Veterans Day