censorship

Nonprofit cancer group finds way around Facebook censorship with square boobs

After the Swedish Cancer Society’s original self-help video was flagged as “offensive,” here’s how it cleverly struck back.

Kylie Cheung | October 21, 2016 - 8:37 am

Why Won’t Instagram Take Down This Picture of Justin Bieber Grabbing His Dick?

Justin Bieber’s topless dick grab lives on, while the Game’s #EggplantFriday disappeared very quickly. 

Megan Reynolds | May 31, 2016 - 7:05 pm

Facebook Just Responded To Charges That It’s Been Manipulating Political Coverage

Facebook is responding to allegations that it purposefully censors trending conservative news.

Kylie Cheung | May 11, 2016 - 11:30 am

China Banned Live-Streams Of Banana-Eating, But There Are Plenty Of Other Erotic Foods

Besides enjoying a nice banana, Chinese citizens are also barred from live-streaming themselves wearing stockings or suspenders for similar reasons of “sexual innuendo.”

Bronwyn Isaac | May 10, 2016 - 3:10 pm

Julie Bindel And Milo Yiannopoulos Both Banned From Free Speech Debate

Second-wave feminist Julie Bindel and gay conservative men’s rights advocate Milo Yiannopoulos were both banned from speaking at the University of Manchester in a debate titled, “From liberation

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 8, 2015 - 9:30 am

Russia Bans PornHub Because It’s Hurting Kids Or Something

Russia’s communications watchdog, Roskomnadzor, has banned PornHub and ten other web sites. The agency claims that it’s protecting children, and that the sites illegally distributed and produced pornography.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 9, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Taylor Swift’s 1989 Merch Is Being Censored In China

Taylor Swift’s official e-commerce store launched in China this week ahead of her 1989 tour touching down in Shanghai in November. Totally fine, totally normal. What is more curious, however,…

Megan Reynolds | July 24, 2015 - 6:25 pm

Check Out Ted Cruz’s Anti-Woman Campaign Platform

The ladies, he does not love them.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 24, 2015 - 5:30 pm

76 Percent Of Ferguson Residents Are At The Mercy Of A Racist Police Force

The most shocking finding from the DOJ report on Ferguson is that more than 75 percent of Ferguson residents have standing arrest warrants.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 16, 2015 - 4:36 pm

Colorado Asks: Are IUDs Contraception Or Abortion?

Colorado, you ARE high.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 6, 2015 - 5:40 pm

Ray Rice: “There Is No Excuse For Domestic Violence”

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has issued an apology for abusing his wife Janay. [TIME]
Two more alleged victims have spoken out against Bill Cosby. [Death

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 13, 2015 - 6:30 pm

The U.S. Supports Charlie Hebdo’s Controversial Covers, Citing Free Speech

The U.S. State Department has voiced public support for Charlie Hebdo’s past and future satirical magazine covers, citing the importance of free speech. [RawStory]
French comedian Dieudonné has…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 14, 2015 - 5:30 pm
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