Censorship

Bangladeshi Writer, Detained Over Social Media Posts, Dies in Jail

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

The death of Mushtaq Ahmed has renewed alarm about the country's use of a draconian digital security law to crack down on dissent.
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It's Difficult to Regain Freedoms Once Censorship Begins

11 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

English essayist Samuel Johnson wrote that "when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully." I thought of Johnson's words in preparing...
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It's Difficult to Regain Freedoms Once Censorship Begins

13 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The hatred has to end but not at this cost.
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Rosebud, Buried Alive and the Women Filmmakers of New World Pictures: Jim Hemphill's Home Video Recommendations

Rosebud, Buried Alive and the Women Filmmakers of New World Pictures: Jim Hemphill's Home Video Recommendations

1 day ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

No director of the classical Hollywood studio era capitalized on hot-button social issues or pushed the boundaries of censorship as successfully as Otto Preminger, who scored...
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Russian Foreign Ministry says Twitter no longer independent social media, but a tool of 'digital diktat' under control of West

Russian Foreign Ministry says Twitter no longer independent social media, but a tool of 'digital diktat' under control of West

1 day ago   |   RT

Twitter is rapidly changing from an independent platform into a tool of Western countries to impose a dictatorship over the internet. That's according to the Russian Foreign...
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The Campaign to Cancel Wokeness

1 day ago   |   NY Times

How the right is trying to censor critical race theory.
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A Spreadsheet of China's Censorship Shows the Human Toll

1 day ago   |   NY Times

An online spreadsheet with an anonymous minder keeps a tally of Xi Jinping's crackdown on online speech.
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Is Censorship the Answer?

1 day ago   |   Real Clear Politics

This February marked the 25th anniversary of Section 230, which was enacted into law as part of the Communications Decency Act of 1996. Establishing rules that influenced how...
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Take Action Now: Stop Censorship Of Newsmax And Fox News!

3 days ago   |   DickMorris.com

The House Energy and Commerce Committee is now holding hearings on silencing NewsMax and Fox News. This is urgent! Please call the members of the Democratic majority on the...
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Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Beat Poet And Small-Press Publisher, Dies At 101

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Beat Poet And Small-Press Publisher, Dies At 101

3 days ago   |   NPR

In 1956, Ferlinghetti published the first edition of Allen Ginsberg's Howl. According to one critic, his greatest accomplishments were fighting censorship and starting a...
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No. 6 Alabama holds off Mississippi State 64-59 to win SEC

No. 6 Alabama holds off Mississippi State 64-59 to win SEC

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Jaden Shackleford scored 10 of his 15 points in the second half, and No. 6 Alabama beat Mississippi State 64-59 on Saturday night to clinch its first... Read more ...

Emmanuel Acho tapped to replace Chris Harrison on ‘The Bachelor'

Emmanuel Acho tapped to replace Chris Harrison on ‘The Bachelor'

Former NFL linebacker Emmanuel Acho has been tapped to host “The Bachelor: After The Final Rose” special after Chris Harrison stepped down amid a controversy over excusing... Read more ...

Edwards, Bueckers propel No. 1 UConn women past Butler 97-68

Edwards, Bueckers propel No. 1 UConn women past Butler 97-68

INDIANAPOLIS - Aailyah Edwards had 24 points and 14 rebounds and Paige Bueckers added 20 points and 14 assists as No. 1 Connecticut routed Butler 97-68 Saturday. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's 1-dose shot cleared, giving U.S. 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

Johnson & Johnson's 1-dose shot cleared, giving U.S. 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

The FDA said J&J's vaccine offers strong protection against what matters most: serious illness, hospitalizations and death. Read more ...

Second former aide accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment: report

Second former aide accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment: report

A second woman has accused Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, according to a new report. Charlotte Bennett, a 25-year-old former aide to Cuomo, told the New York Times... Read more ...

Kessler, Tar Heels rally from 16 down to upset No. 11 FSU

Kessler, Tar Heels rally from 16 down to upset No. 11 FSU

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Freshman Walker Kessler scored a season-high 20 points to help North Carolina upset No. 11 Florida State 78-70 on Saturday, earning a needed victory to... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency use authorization from FDA

Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency use authorization from FDA

It is the first single-dose COVID-19 vaccine available in the U.S. and is one that "checks nearly all the boxes." Read more ...

FDA authorizes use of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

FDA authorizes use of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The Food and Drug Administration has authorized emergency use of a coronavirus vaccine from Johnson & Johnson, adding a third shot to the U.S. arsenal. The agency on Saturday... Read more ...

No. 3 Michigan continues to roll with 73-57 win at Indiana 

No. 3 Michigan continues to roll with 73-57 win at Indiana 

Juwan Howard understands the power of patience. It should serve No. 3 Michigan well this week. Read more ...

Biden teases announcement on Saudi Arabia after Khashoggi report

Biden teases announcement on Saudi Arabia after Khashoggi report

President Biden on Saturday teased a Monday announcement regarding Saudi Arabia following the release of an official report that accuses Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of... Read more ...