Silencing white supremacists on the Internet would only lead to white feelings of persecution, paranoia, white genocide conspiracy theories and acts violence similar to those recently perpetrated by Anders Breivik and Rhodesia-inspired Dylann Roof.
Tag: Free Speech
Can peaceful grassroots activism stop the white supremacist movement’s embrace of violence?Can peaceful grassroots activism stop the white supremacist movement’s embrace of violence?
The threat of white supremacist terrorism is a constant in U.S. history, writes Shane Burley, author of the forthcoming book, Fascism Today: What It Is and How We End It.
Facebook’s Secret Censorship Rules Protect White Men from Hate Speech But Not Black ChildrenFacebook’s Secret Censorship Rules Protect White Men from Hate Speech But Not Black Children
Internal Facebook documents reviewed by ProPublica, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom, reveal that the social media behemoth's censors often condone hate speech by white men but punish racialized minorities and activist groups for legitimate political expression.
WTF? Yahoo spied on email customers for U.S. governmentWTF? Yahoo spied on email customers for U.S. government
Yahoo secretly scanned all of its customer's incoming emails in response to directives from the NSA and FBI. "This is a clear sign that people can trust neither their government nor their service providers to respect their privacy."