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Taylor Swift is No Feminist Icon

There’s no question Taylor Swift is a global phenomenon. She took on the music industry at the young age of sixteen, releasing her first hit single ‘Tim McGraw’. 600 more words

Feminism

New US cyber laws will hit privacy and security, says Homeland Security • The Register

New US cyber laws will hit privacy and security, says Homeland Security • The Register

The US Department of Homeland Security is hardly what you’d think of as a bunch of whining lefties, but even this agency has come out against the proposed Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act. 130 more words

Social Issues

Will Real Mail Notification Make USPS a Digital Channel? - Direct Marketing News

Will Real Mail Notification Make USPS a Digital Channel? – Direct Marketing News

Thirty-seven percent. It was a number that would not stop rattling around in the head of U.S. 332 more words

Technology

Workplace bullying can happen to anyone

From Working Life

ADAM Goodes is a former Australian of the Year, a dual Brownlow medalist who has played in two premiership-winning games, and a committed ambassador for the movement that condemns violence against women – the White Ribbon campaign.  44 more words

Unions

Why the death penalty is losing favour in sub-Saharan Africa

Why the death penalty is losing favour in sub-Saharan Africa

The death penalty is declining worldwide despite a surge in executions during the first few months of 2015 in countries such as Saudi Arabia and Pakistan. 409 more words

Social Issues

Planned Parenthood Selling Baby Body Parts? See for Yourself.

Most people have probably forgotten the Planned Parenthood controversy by now.    The killing of Cecil the Lion has taken up much more of the media’s time, so much so that they’ve gone almost silent on Planned Parenthood.  426 more words

Social Issues

Suffocation by Censorship

You wanna know what grinds my gears? The censorship of writing from people of color.

For many many years, we’ve witnessed PoC (in writing, journalism, and media) become whitewashed and censored in order to cater to white fragility by making their lack of humane conscience towards minorities, especially towards african americans, invisible. 492 more words

Race