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MILO: Twitter ‘Embarking on a War Against Conservative Points of View’

Breitbart, Feb. 12, 2016:

Speaking with host and Breitbart News Executive Chairman Stephen K. Bannon on Breitbart News Daily, Breitbart Tech editor Milo Yiannopoulos discussed the suppression of conservative voices by Twitter on the social media platform. 474 more words

Freedom Of Speech

Young people in Iran are using a sophisticated crowdsourcing app to avoid the "morality police"

Crowdsourcing is an efficient way to add value to an app—getting users to provide the data and information that powers a program. Waze, a popular map app… 251 more words

Intolerant 'idea policing' pervasive, even among publishing world

Writers are not immune to current social trends even if they spend a vast amount of their time in the worlds they are creating in their work.  1,374 more words

Blog Post

The Chairman's Walk Back

To clarify what was publically stated at the February 9th LPOSD board meeting by Chairman Youngdahl:

In July 2015 two citizens were publically censured and formally put on notice. 210 more words

Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case, court rules

PARIS — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. 591 more words

World

Fighting Censorship: CTRL ALT Revolt.

http://www.amazon.com/CTRL-ALT-Revolt-Nick-Cole-ebook/dp/B01BKWKBCS/

Once upon a time, science fiction was the genre for the thinking man. Now, some thoughts are forbidden— thoughtcrimes— at least as far as megapublisher Harper Collins is concerned. 284 more words

Celebrate The Small Things

Facebook Can Be Sued for Removing Nude Painting, French Court Rules

An appeals court in France ruled Friday that Facebook can be sued for removing the account of a person who posted an image of a famous painting that… 125 more words