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Competition winners announced!

Our competitions ran over summer 2014 closing on 8 September.  The results are in!!:

Micro-poetry competition

Thank you so much for all the micro-poems you entered.   261 more words

Social Media Sites Fail to Tackle Hate Speech

Ellis Crosby takes a look at the failings of social media sites to tackle hate speech online.

The recent reaction from Twitter to the death threats aimed at their own employees from the Islamic State has highlighted once again the ineffectiveness of the website’s process for dealing with online threats. 829 more words

Blogging

Charisma News: Why Ask for an Apology?

Charisma News’ horrible column calling for genocide has been in the news recently– here’s a good accounting of it from the excellent Slacktivist blog.

Now we have heard that the article has been taken down and there is some comment about there not being an apology. 290 more words

Politics

An Open Letter to Rabbi Ira Youdovin

(Prefatory Note: Rabbi Youdovin has written a lengthy response in the form of a comment, which I now append here so that readers of the post can judge for themselves the nature of our disagreements, and reach their own conclusions.) 3,386 more words

Israel

Fakers & Voices

This South African dude wants people to stop pretending to be bipolar to avoid stuff. Do people do that? If it happened around me I’d be pissed about it too. 585 more words

Bipolar

There's a bumper crop of hatred out there

By Christopher Cudworth

On my way to a business networking meeting this morning I took a shortcut through the neighborhood where I’d recently been hired to  1,807 more words