Bailey T. Steen

Writer

Bailey T. Steen is an Australian journalist, editor and film critic. Bailey’s career started as a weekly film columnist for the Melbourne based site Janks Reviews. Growing tired of emerging extremists on the political left and right, his work was soon published on the political outlet Newslogue, writing to an audience of ten thousand. Bailey covers world politics, political extremism, and new media issues for TrigTent. 

PUBLISHED CONTENT

YouTube Stars Promoted Dangerous Gambling Scam to Minors

  • Bailey Steen
  • Jan 12, 2019 10:47AM

Mystery Brand, a controversial loot box website offering users literally unbelievable gifts, was exposed last weekend for its slew of shady business practices and its targeting to underage users. 

CA City Destroys 20 Years of Police Records Before New Law Demanded Their Public Release

  • Bailey Steen
  • Jan 6, 2019 12:52PM

Apparently, the records had all of a sudden become "obsolete." 

SAFE SPACE: The Strange Rise of Right-Wing Dating Apps

  • Bailey Steen
  • Jan 5, 2019 12:59PM

Apps like Conservatives Only, Donald Daters, Gun Lovers Passions, and Dating Republicans are offering their users an escape from the discrimination they claim they face on other dating apps. 

Netflix Removes Comedy Special After Threats From Saudi Arabia

  • Bailey Steen
  • Jan 4, 2019 5:00PM

Netflix, which claims to support artistic freedom, capitulated to the Saudi regime after they say they received a "valid legal request." 

Year Review 2018: Big Tech’s Worst Scandals

  • Bailey Steen
  • Dec 30, 2018 12:10PM

A review of big tech's biggest scandals in 2018.

Leaked Patreon Conversation Reveals How "Subjective" Hate-Speech is Actually Censored

  • Bailey Steen
  • Dec 29, 2018 1:29PM

Patreon's banning of major content creators puts Patreon's self-enforced content curation process into the spotlight. A recorded conversation points to a highly subjective cencorship process, as well as other external factors that do not prioritize its content creators.  

Why Chinese Hackers Stole the Private Data of Marriott Hotel’s 500 Million Guests

  • Bailey Steen
  • Dec 23, 2018 12:26PM

Officials say that the data breach was a high-value target due to the Marriott being frequently used by the military and government agencies.

The Strange and Secret Ties Between Scientology And Louis Farrakhan’s Nation of Islam

  • Bailey Steen
  • Dec 22, 2018 11:00AM

The cult of Scientology has a special partnership with the Louis Farrakhan's Nation of Islam, as revealed by Scientology whistleblower Leah Remini. 

Vox Media’s Viral, Crazy Conspiracy Defames PewDiePie and Laci Green as Alt-Right

  • Bailey Steen
  • Dec 21, 2018 11:00AM

The hunt for alt-right bigots has reached a new low with Vox Media's blatantly flawed accusations targeting YouTuber, PewDiePie (Felix Kjellberg) and wrongly labeling other public figures. Here's why.

YouTube Suddenly Removed 50 Million Videos Over Some Vague Policies

  • Bailey Steen
  • Dec 20, 2018 4:31PM

The internet is confused as to why YouTube suddenly removed close to 50 million uploaded videos, based on some vague policies that may not be entirely ethical. 

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