Milo Yiannopoulos

Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors on Mass Incarceration: ‘Our Everyday Lives Are Criminalized’

In August of 2017, a leaked report from the FBI's counter-terrorism unit identified a new group of domestic terrorists: Black Identity Extremists. …

Black Lives Matter

WATCH: SJWs Protesting 'Nazi' Ben Shapiro's Speech Are Confronted By Reporter. They're Totally Clueless.

On Monday, about 200 SJW protesters took to the campus of UCLA in attempt to silence conservative writer and commentator Ben Shapiro. Such protest …

Conservative View

Twitter crackdown sparks free speech concerns

Twitter's verification program put the company at the center of another political headache this week, with the social media giant stuck between …

Censorship

Here’s What Happens When You Accuse Michael Moynihan of Being in Denial About NAMBLA Because Maybe He’s Gay

By every account I've seen, including his own, Robert Mariani got a bum deal from the <i>Daily Caller</i>, the conservative website that relieved Mariani of …

6 Famous People (Whose Origin Stories Are Dark Secrets)

By Isaac Cabe Published: November 17th, 2017

Humor

Victory for academic freedom: Judge dismisses Israel Lobby suit against SF State and Palestinian professor

The popular San Francisco State University Professor Rabab Abdulhadi, who is a target of the Israel Lobby, is surrounded by student activist …

Palestine

Fired Google engineer James Damore says he's autistic, 'sees things differently'

James Damore, the former Google engineer who published a screed against Google’s diversity initiatives, wants you to know he isn’t using autism as an …

Annie Leibovitz

Georgia college students score victories in free speech battles

Chike Uzuegbunam found surprise allies in his legal battle with Georgia Gwinnett College over where he could evangelize on campus about his Christian …

HBCUs

Twitter’s Verified Mess

One of the problems with a relatively open platform such as Twitter is impersonation. I can claim to be somebody else, upload their picture to my …

Technology

Steve Bannon Is Bad for the Jews

The Zionist Organization of America feted Stephen K. Bannon at a gala dinner in New York on Sunday night. What a disgrace.<p>What a mistake, too.<p>It’s a disgrace because no organization that purports to represent the interests of the Jewish people should ever embrace anyone who embraces anti-Semites. …

Opinion

12 Viral Photos From 2017 That Were Totally Fake

In the year 2017, doctored photos - the shutterbug equivalent to "fake news" - seem to be spreading online faster than ever. Here are just a few of …

Marilyn Monroe

‘Roy Moore Is Pure Steve Bannon’

I wrote about the Alabama senate race today in the context of the Steve Bannon insurgency:<p>Roy Moore is the Steve Bannon project in a nutshell.<p>For the …

Conservative View

Does Twitter Really Want to Solve its Harassment Problem?

With the recent rollout of yet another set of anti-harassment initiatives, it looks like Twitter is beginning to take its reputation as a haven for …

Liberal View

'Vice' Faces More Accusations that it Fostered Toxic Bro Culture

As the walls crumble around serial sexual abusers, the media giant <i>Vice</i> has already had its share of dark stories emerge from behind its pro-bro …

Feminism

He’s Lost Control: The Bannon Brand Narrative Has Begun to Fray

Steve Bannon’s influence has been mixed since the former chief strategist departed the White House in August. After successfully leading Roy Moore to …

Donald Trump

Twitter Unverified a Bunch of White Nationalists and Anti-Muslim Activists, Including Richard Spencer

Twitter’s latest salvo in its Great Clean-Up of 2017 is a reorganizing of what it means to be verified. First, after getting a torrent of heat for …

Social Media

These are the eight ways Twitter can punish you for nasty tweets or messages

There are a lot of options besides suspension.<p>Twitter hasn’t always been clear about why it punishes its users — as a formal policy, the company refuses to comment about individual users, and its rules have historically been vague.<p>That was until recently, when Twitter rewrote its user guidelines to …

Richard Spencer

Milo Yiannopoulos And How The Media Boosts Fascists And Bags Its Opponents

In Australia, people who oppose fascism are considered extreme by mainstream media. But the people who promote it… they’re funny and quirky and …

Censorship

How Breitbart Is Covering the Roy Moore Accusations

One can say at least this for <i>Breitbart</i>’s post Monday on the latest sexual misconduct allegation against Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy …

Donald Trump

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Last week, ThinkProgress reported on Shopify, a Canadian company specializing in sales platforms, providing disgraced provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos …

Liberal View

The Rise And Stall Of The Fourth Reich

How do you stop the neo-Nazis? Long lines.<p>SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. — The Nazis were running late.<p>It was the last weekend of October, and they had rallies planned. But there was some confusion over where to park in Shelbyville, a town of 16,000 in horse country south of Nashville. And it took some time to …

News (U.S.)

If Roy Moore Isn't Rock Bottom for Republicans, What the Hell Is?

A Moore win in Alabama would signal a level of hypocrisy and hyper-partisanship that bodes poorly for America<p>When the news that Alabama Senate …

U.S. Politics

Breitbart would rather defend alleged child molester Roy Moore than lose an election

In February, white supremacist online forum Breitbart parted ways with their star provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos after a video surfaced of him …

Donald Trump

Smashwords Self-Published Bestsellers List, September 2017

Kristen Ashley’s contemporary romance <i>The Time in Between</i> topped the list of bestselling titles on the Smashwords platform for the month of …

Publishing

Twitter is drastically rethinking its 'blue tick' policy after verifying organiser of Charlottesville neo-Nazi rally - Mirror Online

Twitter has stopped handing out "blue ticks" to members of the social network, amid widespread criticism of its decision to verify the account of …

Jason Kessler

Neo-Nazi turd banned from YouTube

Damn that sucks lmao.

How Donald Trump's Election Rocked Australian Politics

I will study this dumb deal!"<p>With one tweet in February Donald Trump further destabilised the already tenuous grip on power of Prime Minister Malcolm …

North Korea

A Year in the Violent Rise of White Supremacy

Since Election Day one year ago, culminating in President Donald Trump, white supremacists have held at least a dozen rallies across the United …

Racism

Do Americans support free speech on college campuses? Absolutely. Except sometimes.

Over the past several years, many campus speeches have been objected to, shouted down, or even disrupted by violence. Often the speeches were by deliberate provocateurs, but some were by policymakers or accomplished scholars. As a result, countless op-eds, events, and even congressional hearings …

U.S. Politics

Alt-right snowflakes play victim, in hopes of mainstream sympathy

Latest alt-right gambit: Paint themselves as targets of anti-white racism and a violent “antifa” revolution<p>It's been a year since Donald Trump's surprise victory, but his biggest fans — white supremacists, conspiracy theorists and far-right trolls — are starting to stall in their mission to ride …

Racism