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Twitter Safety Insider Randi Lee (A Republican!) Harper Blackballed LGBT Advocates From #Tech Industry Out of "Spite."

Randi Lee Harper creates block lists that blocked Trans advocates out of “spite.”

I publicly apologize to the rest of the world for having to deal with such a fucking idiot that doesn't know how to use google.

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Civil Rights

ZDNet: The race to ruin the internet is upon us

ZDNet: The race to ruin the internet is upon us. “In 2020, there is every chance that the Tasmanian Police, responsible for Australia’s smallest state and just over 500,000 people, could use its powers to force a global technology company to change a product in a fundamental way. 42 more words

Research & Opinion

Jackie Robinson's Legacy Transcends Baseball

Jackie Robinson is looked at by many people as not just a ballplayer, but an American hero. He was remembered by many as wearing the number 42 and running hard each and every play. 546 more words

Featured

Four Reasons why you have no Fourth Amendment rights

The efforts by the Federal government to win the War on Drugs has created a systematic erosion in the Fourth Amendment protections against illegal searches and seizures by police. 1,227 more words

History

Booker T. vs. W.E.B.

(W.E.B. Du Bois and Booker T. Washington)

I subscribe to the Poem-A-Day email offered for free by the Academy of American Poets. It’s nice to wake up to a poem before you start dealing with your to-do lists and putting out the various fires of everyday life. 630 more words