In a democracy, a private company shouldn’t have the power to censor politicians or the news.
Justin TiehenGrant Zuckerberg’s premise that Facebook stands for free speech. This creates yet another problem for Mill’s “argument from truth” (for free speech) is in trouble, given how much bullshit people post on Facebook.
Now that last week’s roiling spat between the Chinese government and the NBA has mostly cooled, the global-sports-industrial complex is back to business as usual. Pre-season NBA games were held in China on Thursday and Saturday and everything went...
Directed by Ted Balaker. With Adam Carolla, Bob Corn-Revere, Noam Dworman, Karith Foster. An examination of Western society's apparent contemporary intolerance of edgy humor by comedians.
Justin TiehenReminded me of the 2015 documentary “Can’t we Take a Joke?” about how we as a society can’t take jokes anymore. Humorless scolds got angry at Warren because they “can’t take a joke” (to invoke the title of the movie).
Despite my multiple and very serious arguments against it, eight of the top Democratic candidates for President plus Tom Steyer took part in the first-ever LGBTQ town hall on Thursday night on CNN. It was four and a half extremely long hours. Aside...
Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan says all Americans have the right to speak out on social causes in America. But he's not so sure that applies to American sports execs commenting on political issues in China.