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Can you go to jail for ‘misgendering’? One British journalist is about to find out

March 19, 2019 5:23 pm

Caroline Farrow is being investigated by a British police force for sending some tweets

Andrew Yang is the Democrat Ron Paul…except he might actually win

March 19, 2019 2:44 pm

Don't underestimate the digital power of the #YangGang

The dark extremism of the ‘extremely online’

March 15, 2019 5:01 pm

The New Zealand killer is a creature poisoned by the irony vortex of the internet

Tucker Carlson’s show hits #1 spot

March 15, 2019 4:18 pm

Advertisers may be nervous over the Media Matters fight. Viewers are loving it

How to be a right-wing performance artist

March 15, 2019 9:58 am

Jacob Wohl, Laura Loomer and Ali Alexander are the true heirs to Andy Kauffman

What happened to Gilbert Grape?

March 13, 2019 9:48 am

How Johnny Depp became a pirate parody

The miserable, squalid campaign to stifle Tucker Carlson

March 11, 2019 1:01 pm

The Fox News host’s only real crime is daring to be provocative in a dull media world

Why was Rashida Tlaib following an anti-Semitic Instagram account?

March 10, 2019 1:19 pm

‘Free.Palestine.1948’ posts 9/11 conspiracy theories and memes comparing Netanyahu to Hitler

Who are the Krassenstein twins, and why are they here?

March 9, 2019 11:25 am

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The woke corporation: how campus madness entered the workplace

March 7, 2019 12:36 am

Governments have always been vulnerable to forms of political craziness. What’s new is the behavior of big business

LEAVE TITANIA MCGRATH ALONE

March 5, 2019 11:10 am

Godfrey tackles the plot against xir’s dear friend and ally

VICE Media is the mausoleum that cool built

March 4, 2019 4:50 pm

The company is now just another dreary enforcer of online norms

Robinson banned, Kassam disabled: Facebook cracks down on the harder right

February 26, 2019 2:04 pm

‘All I will do now is build the equivalent in Europe of what Infowars is in America’

The quiet sorrow of the Instagram blogger

February 26, 2019 8:12 am

Do the small untruths we tell on social media play a role in disrupting our sense of reality?

In praise of speaking ill of the dead

February 25, 2019 11:20 am

Ignore the ‘tearleaders’ and faux grief. Toughen up

Jussie Smollett, and the strange alchemy of egalitarian despotism

February 22, 2019 10:19 am

The less hate there is in the United States, the more hate crimes must be manufactured in order to keep the Fraternal Order of Victims afloat

It’s high time to butcher PETA

February 20, 2019 5:13 am

After its tasteless attack on Karl Lagerfeld yesterday, we’ve all had enough of the charity’s cheap shock tactics

I am holding an open audition for my attackers

February 20, 2019 4:07 am

Jussie Smollett is leading the charge in more ways than one

The true cost of faked hate crimes

February 19, 2019 6:48 pm

Should we punish fraudulent victims as vigorously as real criminals?

The Bernie backlash has already begun

February 19, 2019 10:53 am

Read some mean tweets about a 77-year-old man

Women’s site Babe.net closes US office

February 14, 2019 5:48 pm

The winter of digital media discontent continues

Meghan Murphy’s war on Twitter

February 14, 2019 12:29 pm

The feminist is suing the social media site. Good on her!

When did the left gaslight itself?

February 14, 2019 11:53 am

The idea that personal characteristics always give you the moral high ground is self-evidently nonsense

Without forgiveness, we’re all doomed

February 14, 2019 10:36 am

Contemporary sensibilities are applied to behavior in an earlier era, when it was regarded rather differently