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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

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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

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

March 9, 2019 11:25 am

It gives me no pleasure whatsoever to introduce...

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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

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LEAVE TITANIA MCGRATH ALONE

March 5, 2019 11:10 am

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

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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

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Calm down! Your freedom of speech is not under threat

February 28, 2019 10:07 am

Anyone who has almost every aspect of their online life taken away from them is not ‘silenced’

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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’

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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?

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In praise of speaking ill of the dead

February 25, 2019 11:20 am

Ignore the ‘tearleaders’ and faux grief. Toughen up

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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

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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

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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

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The true cost of faked hate crimes

February 19, 2019 6:48 pm

Should we punish fraudulent victims as vigorously as real criminals?

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The Bernie backlash has already begun

February 19, 2019 10:53 am

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

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Women’s site Babe.net closes US office

February 14, 2019 5:48 pm

The winter of digital media discontent continues

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Meghan Murphy’s war on Twitter

February 14, 2019 12:29 pm

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

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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

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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

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Valentines for Democrats

February 14, 2019 8:48 am

Everyone deserves love – even you

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Esquire falls foul of hashtag activism

February 13, 2019 10:16 am

The men’s magazine ran a cover story about how hard it is to be a white man

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Jeff Bezos isn’t a resistance hero – he’s a ruthless monopolist

February 12, 2019 11:12 pm

The Amazon founder is no friend of the free press

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When did Donald Trump’s tweets become so boring?

February 12, 2019 6:05 pm

It feels like he’s tweeting by numbers

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The dogphobia of Donald Trump

February 12, 2019 2:34 pm

The President is having a ruff time