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U.K. Police Allocate Already-Limited Resources to ...

The £200,000 task force hopes to make the public feel more confident in the people’s collective right to never have to use the block button. The U.K.’s Home Office is set to spend £200,000 ($264,000) to set up a task force against online abuse. Home Secretary Amber Rudd says that the operation will make the…

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Assassinated Russian Diplomat's Body Surfaces In Batman ...

Andrey Karlov, the assassinated Russian diplomat, has been given something of a tribute in the second episode of Telltale Games’ newest title, Batman: The Enemy Within. The studio used a real-life image of his dead body superimposed over the image of a ransacked bank vault in one of the game’s scenes. The diplomat and his…

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Exit Right To ComicGate

Professional comic creators organize group to discuss stalking and assaulting former marine critic at convention. Comics have a long tradition in American entertainment. Generations of children and adults share a cultural touchstone with characters like Captain America, Spider-Man, the X-Men, Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman. There is a reason many customers remain loyal despite companies…

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Social Network Gab Files Antitrust Suit Against ...

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Free speech is under attack from all sides, but this plucky little startup is taking a stand, and picking a fight with the Leviathan of the internet; Google. The Gab social network was founded as a response to increasingly-stringent policies regarding topics or opinions disapproved of by the “entirely left-leaning Big Social monopoly”, according to…

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Destiny 2's Neo-Nazi Affiliation, Brought to You ...

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In a huge step forward in bringing neo-Nazis to light, Destiny 2 developer Bungie has identified two more incredibly commonplace references to neo-Nazi symbolism. What’s terrifying, is that they’re absolutely everywhere. Bungie’s new sci-fi multiplayer shooter, Destiny 2, came under fire for a piece of gear that includes a symbol that resembles the letter “K”,…

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WATCH: MILO Meets James Damore

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Google is known to hire the best and brightest in the world, but what happens when political correctness meets science? James Damore made history when he was fired from the tech giant after his memo on gender and STEM jobs was released to the public. The media attacked him as a sexist but MILO gets…

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Virtue-Signaling Allure Promotes Curiously Exclusive Ad

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Modeling group brags about diversity, only hires Muslims. “1 :  the condition of having or being composed of differing elements :  variety; especially :  the inclusion of different types of people (such as people of different races or cultures) in a group or organization programs intended to promote diversity in schools 2 :  an instance…

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Google Not An Authority On Offensiveness (Neither ...

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Google Perspective API used to map troll distribution across the US given collection of phrases to test, shows questionable priorities in toxicity rankings. Author, software engineer, and Slate writer David Auerbach offered a pointed response on Twitter for Google Perspective API, the AI system used to assess which regions of the US feature the highest…

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Crimestop Yourself Before It's Too Late!

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Our Silicon Valley Thought Crimes Shirt is convincing enough that the real morality police won’t even ask to see your papers!   PUT MILO ON TV WHERE HE BELONGS CAN YOU THINK OF A BETTER WAY TO SPEND YOUR MONEY? MILO’S RAISING MONEY FOR A NEW WEEKLY LATE-NIGHT CHAT SHOW. HELP US MAKE IT A…

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WATCH: Milo meets James Damore

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Google is known to hire the best and brightest in the world, but what happens when political correctness meets science? James Damore made history when he was fired from the tech giant after his memo on gender and STEM jobs was released to the public. The media attacked him as a sexist but MILO gets…

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BREAKING: Gab Suspended From Google Play For ...

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Gab, a competitor to Twitter, has been removed from Google Play for violating Google Play’s hate speech policy. Gab revealed the decision, ironically, on the company’s Twitter account. Gab social media bills itself as ‘an ad-free social network built for creators and people like you’. Gab was created in 2016 as an alternative to what…

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Video: "Antifa" Claims Police Horse Stabbed At ...

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According to an alleged Boston Antifa turd named Kevin, a police horse stabbed at last month’s March Against Sharia in Washington was a racist Trump supporter and, as such, deserves to be hurt. Kevin – who appears to actually be a troll and not affiliated with Antifa at all (more on this later) – appeared…

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This Advocacy Group Is Pushing Back Against ...

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On July 12th, a number of major U.S. tech companies will be joining forces to lash out against efforts by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to abolish net neutrality. “Unless you’re a dork, you will have no idea what ‘net neutrality’ means,” wrote MILO in a 2014 article summing up the concept. The piece continues,…

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"They Need To Be Reined In" – CNN ...

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CNN host Michael Smerconish has chosen to double down on supporting his network’s threats towards an anonymous Reddit user that created a WWE-themed GIF mocking CNN. If the user “continues to be racist, if he continues to be a bigot, if he continues to be anti-Semitic” his identity should be revealed, Smerconish said in a video uploaded to…

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Report: Shia LaBeouf Arrested After Allegedly Attacking ...

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Actor and perpetual /pol/ victim Shia LaBeouf was reportedly arrested in Georgia following an apparently drunk altercation with a police officer. According to NBC News, police say the incident took place early Saturday morning when LaBeouf, 31, approached a civilian and a police officer to ask if he could bum a cigarette. When the two…

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