Bailey T. Steen


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. 


HQ2: Amazon’s $2.4 Billion Expansion Surrounded by Activist Backlash

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 15, 2018 5:07PM

Whether it’s gentrification through rising housing costs or corrupt government dealings, Amazon’s HQ2 has activists demanding answers.

YouTube Reverses Ban on Gamer Killing Feminists in “Red Dead Redemption 2”

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 15, 2018 4:40PM

It is unclear how, exactly, YouTube decided to terminate and reinstate this channel, and that’s the problem.

Facebook Admits Failure to Stop Incitement of Violence on Their Platform in Myanmar

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 11, 2018 12:41PM

The recent news follows a series of reports criticizing the platform's handling of the crisis, from their removal of evidence of genocide to their inability to control messages inciting violence. 

Court Allows Rockstar Games to Raid GTA Hackers' Homes Using Copyright Laws

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 10, 2018 10:57AM

Over the past year, Rockstar and Take-Two have unleashed a legal vendetta against the cheaters and cheat developers that are currently infesting their multi-billion-dollar franchise.

Twitter Troll Potentially Scams MAGA Donors Out of $150K Using Identity Politics

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 9, 2018 12:18PM

The story of "reformed republican" blew up when it was revealed that the whole thing was a scam. 

#FreeKnowles: How Corporate Conservatives Allow Online Censorship

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 8, 2018 11:47AM

When it comes to online censorship, conservative pundits will do backflips to make the case that their side's rights are being violated, while insisting there's nothing wrong with the free market. 

Native American Lawsuit Against the Voter Suppression of North Dakota Fails

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 4, 2018 11:57AM

The District Court of North Dakota rejected a last-ditch effort from the Spirit Lake Sioux tribe to prevent the state from installing restrictive voter ID requirements ahead of the 2018 elections.

VICE: Facebook Allowed Us to Buy Hoax Political Ads “Paid for by ISIS”

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 3, 2018 11:34AM

Looks like Facebook's new political advertising rules are off to a glorious start. 

Thousands Protest Google Executive Protection of Alleged Sexual Harassers

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 2, 2018 1:01PM

Yesterday morning, a group of more than 200 Google engineers successfully organized a global, company-wide “women’s walk” protest. 

Free Speech Site GAB Shutdown As FBI Investigate Pittsburgh Shooter’s Profile

  • Bailey Steen
  • Nov 1, 2018 12:44PM

Their page displays a message declaring the site is under threat by both “the mainstream media and the Silicon Valley Oligarchy” our site frequently reports on.