Censorship

A Right-Wing Domestic Terror Plot To Use ‘Weapons Of Mass Destruction’ And No One Notices

A Right-Wing Domestic Terror Plot To Use ‘Weapons Of Mass Destruction’ And No One Notices

‘Look over there, it’s my other hand!’, says every right winger in the face of another domestic terrorism report. Case in point: Mayor de Blasio mentioned his son’s race and the dangers of Walking While Black, therefore, according to the right wing, he instigated violence by having the audacity to speak of his son who […]

Turkish Prime Minister Accuses Robots and “Salt-shakers” in Plot Against Him

Turkish Prime Minister Accuses Robots and “Salt-shakers” in Plot Against Him

  Since last year, things have been tough for the Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Recep Erdogan. After brutally suppressing a nationwide protest against what many in Turkey saw as his autocratic rule, Erdogan might have thought his troubles were over. Not so. They had just begun. On December 17, in coordinated operations Turkish police raided […]

Not to brag or anything, but we were banned on Reddit before it was cool to be banned

Not to brag or anything, but we were banned on Reddit before it was cool to be banned

The moderation team for the popular /r/politics subreddit announced a blacklist, banning publications such as Alternet, Drudge Report, Heritage Foundation, The Huffington Post, Raw Story, Mother Jones, The Daily Kos, National Review, Reason, Salon, Think Progress, , Vice.com, Fox and eleventy thousand others. Why you ask? Well you didn’t ask, but I’m still typing anyway. […]

Undercover Journalist: Anas Aremeyaw Anas – How I named, shamed and jailed

” Journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas has broken dozens of stories of corruption and organized crime all over Ghana — without ever revealing his identity. In this talk (in which his face remains hidden) Anas shows grisly footage from some of his investigations and demonstrates the importance of facing injustice. “

New Beijing Headquarters for the People’s Daily Newspaper looks like an enormous penis

What’s hysterical about the new Beijing headquarters of the People’s Daily newspaper isn’t just that it looks like a giant penis, but that one of Beijing’s other landmarks – the China Central Television (CCTV) headquarters, is nicknamed ‘The Big Underpants.’ And Chinese censors are working vigorously to cease the jokes, and snickering on the Internet. One […]

Note to Readers: In protest of CISPA, we will not be publishing tomorrow. Here's why.

Our site will not be publishing on the 22nd in protest of CISPA, which stands for the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act. The invasive and somewhat vague bill would allow corporations to share your personal information with the government without a warrant.  Major internet entities such as , , and Google would be able to […]

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