Facebook cracking down on ‘implicit hate speech’ in the wake of ad boycott

Facebook has published the sixth edition of its “community standards enforcement report,” and with it some new no-nos as regards content posted by users. Going forward it will be against the rules to post “content depicting blackface, or stereotypes about Jewish people controlling the world.” These, Facebook states, are forms…

The city of Chicago is watching you

The US city of Chicago is raising eyebrows after it was reported that city officials will be spying on people’s social media profiles in order to enforce a new emergency travel order. The order, announced in July, is meant to prevent the rampaging COVID-19 crisis from getting even worse. It…

Prince Harry wants more internet censorship

Henry Charles Albert David, aka “Prince Harry,” who once dressed as a Nazi for a costume party, and whose grandmother, the current Queen of England, was a goosestepper in the 1930s, unironically says that social media has given rise to a “crisis of hate.” Henry made the assertion in a recent essay for…

The biggest online flash sale ever!

Some of the stars of the fashion industry are teaming up to raise money for charitable causes and help get people through the coronavirus pandemic. PR Newswire reports that Andrew Rosen, Maxwell Osborne, Dao-Yi Chow, Ben Fischman, and Jens Grede have collaborated to create a new innovative digital shopping platform called BestKeptSecret. “BestKeptSecret was designed to…