Internet

free speech

How far should we go to defend free speech?

February 27, 2020 10:09 am

The first days of the Free Speech Union

quaden bayles

Quaden Bayles is a victim — of exploitation

February 21, 2020 5:23 pm

The video of him crying is essentially trauma porn

Mike Bloomberg Makes Speech On Affordable Housing and Homelessness

Write off Bloomberg’s meme army at your peril

February 15, 2020 10:00 am

Trump memed his way into the White House in 2016 — can Bloomberg do the same?

peterson

The hounding of Jordan Peterson

February 13, 2020 10:45 am

The internet has an addiction to hate — and it's killing us all

canceled

You can’t cancel the truth

February 10, 2020 5:23 pm

The creeps won’t win

high-schoolers

We’re all high-schoolers now

February 3, 2020 12:05 pm

In the age of social media, we have the largest mobs in the history of mankind

cancel chic

The rise of cancel chic

February 2, 2020 1:06 pm

Liberal journalists are so desperate to be canceled they’ve begun to form secret societies around the theme

nathan cofnas philosophers

Academics are trying to get my paper retracted — and some of them haven’t even read it

January 31, 2020 4:14 pm

Philosophy is ultimately about questioning orthodoxies and challenging taboos

gavin mcinnes

The mob and me: my life in the crosshairs

January 28, 2020 9:04 am

Bars that served me were harassed and ‘Hate Has No Home Here’ signs appeared on my lawn

amber athey

The left’s real cause is muzzling its opponents

January 26, 2020 2:26 pm

The kind of people who want to cancel someone are looking not for an apology, but for vengeance

twitter internet

How to beat Twitter cellar-dwellers at their own game

January 25, 2020 1:22 pm

For whom the bell trolls

joe rogan

Why aren’t leftists happy Joe Rogan endorsed Bernie?

January 24, 2020 2:36 pm

He is the most popular podcaster in the world!

canceled

So you’ve been canceled. Here’s how to fight back

January 24, 2020 12:53 pm

Let’s make 2020 the year cancel culture gets canceled

defend

Defend your friends

January 22, 2020 4:48 am

The silence of decent people allows the bullies to get away with it

The trouble with designating ‘incels’ a terror threat

January 21, 2020 8:22 pm

The last thing we need is another buzzword to vilify those we disagree with

woke

Nobody is woke

January 21, 2020 1:25 pm

At one level, wokeness exists only so that journalists like me and social media warriors on the center or right can fight it

prison

The problem with switching gender in prison

January 16, 2020 2:50 pm

Delusions should not be codified into law and become a reason to put women in danger

patriotism

In Britain, we want one thing from our royals: patriotism

January 16, 2020 1:10 pm

The working-class north resents their hard-earned money being spent on the royals only when the royals don’t keep up their side of the bargain

tiktok

TikTok is the world’s fastest-growing — and goofiest — digital platform, but should we fear it?

January 16, 2020 11:52 am

The Chinese video app, which has more users than Snapchat and Twitter combined, is underpinned by some of the most sophisticated AI in the world

tiktok

Why do we keep ignoring TikTok’s security problems?

January 15, 2020 2:54 pm

The media ought to know better by now

stephen king

Stephen King and the warped morality of identity politics

January 14, 2020 5:11 pm

Liberals as a whole still tend to believe that people (and the art they make) deserve to be judged individually and on their own merits

chadwick moore spectator

Facebook now jails me for sharing my own Spectator columns

January 14, 2020 4:12 pm

Some faceless millennial nerd is policing how my people address each other online, which is exactly how we speak in real life

ransomware

The risks and rewards of ransomware

January 8, 2020 10:43 am

The list of nation state suspects includes Russia, Iran, China, North Korea, India and South Korea

interracial

The woke supremacists come for interracial sex

January 7, 2020 3:17 pm

The fetish police want to look inside your head — and bed

miss usa

The new next frontier of feminism: letting men compete in Miss USA

January 6, 2020 6:05 am

It is not a human right to be judged on your ability to pull off a bedazzled evening gown