In recent months it has felt like the tide is turning against big tech. Google has been fined for market abuse in the EU. Silicon Valley heads have been hauled in front of the US Senate and the UK.. City A.M.
Jared Taylor, the founder of white supremacist site American Renaissance, is suing Twitter for banning his account. Taylor and his website previously held Twitter's blue checkmark, but in mid-December,.. Source: Wochit News -
On Thursday it was revealed that a self-proclaimed white nationalist student who appeared in a video saying he loves violence will not be disciplined by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This.. Source: Wochit -
A federal judge has ruled that Esther Koontz's constitutional rights were violated when she was denied a Kansas teaching job over her refusal to renounce the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.. Source: Real News Network - Affiliate -
Increasing demonisation of minorities by Hindutva groups and pro-government media and the rising hate crimes against Dalits marked Indias human rights scene last year, but the government did little to.. Deccan Herald
The book world came together to celebrate groundbreaking new literature on Tuesday night at the 2018 PEN America Literary Awards.
The ceremony, hosted annually by PEN America, honors authors who.. Mashable
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A prominent white nationalist is suing Twitter for banning his account as the social network cracks down on content it deems abusive. Jared Taylor filed the lawsuit Tuesday in.. SeattlePI.com
BEIRUT (AP) — A string of court cases and judicial investigations against Lebanese media figures is testing this country’s reputation as a forum for ideas in a region blanketed by censorship and.. Seattle Times
Sanctions against apartheid South Africa are, in the opinion of the writer, the only instance when sanctions have achieved their objective. They were also driven by civil society rather than by.. Eurasia Review
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge has struck down a California law that restricts a popular Hollywood website from posting the ages of actors. U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria ruled Tuesday that.. SeattlePI.com Also reported by •Seattle Times
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas Senate committee has advanced a bill that would prohibit state colleges and universities from infringing potentially offensive speech on campuses. The Lawrence.. Seattle Times
The Supreme Court is scheduled to return to Washington next week after nearly a month off. The justices will hear a number of important oral arguments, including cases involving free speech, public.. CNSNews.com