Tags » Censorship

UK govt unveils plan to teach school kids about ‘fake news’... What could go wrong?

Quoted from RT UK-

‘The British government is planning a new initiative which will aim to help schoolchildren distinguish real information from ‘fake news’ — in an eyebrow-raising move which could be described as a little bit Orwellian. 515 more words

Smart Tech

Live: Google exec to talk censorship during Senate hearing

Scheduled to begin at 2:30 pm ET. The Senate Judiciary Constitution Subcommittee will hear testimony from Google VP for Government Affairs & Public Policy Karan Bhatia and Prager University co-founder Dennis Prager in a hearing titled “Google and Censorship though Search Engines.” Additional witnesses include Digital Content Next CEO Jason Kint, Advocate for Sensible Reform author Andy Parker, James Madison University assistant professor Dr. 17 more words

Today's Twitter hits ...

Ditto!

Follow along…

The RINO Republicans in Congress that condemn Trump’s TRUTHFUL comments about the radical socialists in Congress but do not condemn the radical socialists in Congress are as bad or worse than the radical socialists in Congress.

969 more words

A Shanghai LGBTQ Raconteur: About GenderF*ck Androgynous Aesthetics

Contrary to popular western belief anno 2019, same-sex relations are not illegal in China and the country does indeed feature a maturingly colorful LGBTQ scenery. Nevertheless, Beijing, unlike Taipei, as of yet holds no interest in legalizing same-sex marriage and does indeed launch the occasional crackdown on gay content — both on- and offline. 1,737 more words

China

The Assange precedent: Journalists in Britain threatened with Official Secrets Act By Robert Stevens and Laura Tiernan

16 July 2019 — WSWS

London’s Metropolitan Police threatened journalists with prosecution under the Official Secrets Act last Friday in an unprecedented attack on media freedom. 1,223 more words

UK

Dream Story

Arthur Schnitzler, Dream Story (1926), trans. J. M. Q. Davies

What it’s about: Vienna, the 1920s. Fridolin is a doctor living a comfortable middle-class life with his wife Albertine and their young daughter. 2,030 more words

Dead White Males