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The Diversity of the Intellectual Dark Web: A Response

Why should the IDW be criticized for not adhering to a standard to a satisfactory degree that is in turn not remotely maintained by their key opposition?

#VoxAdpocalypse: Why YouTube Suspended Steven Crowder’s Revenue

Though Maza and Crowder both frame themselves as victims, the real losers appear to be all the small YouTube creators being demonetized and left without clear policy guidelines.

Milkshake Revolution: Food as Political Protest

It turns out throwing dairy products is a proud "Western" tradition. Somehow I don't think that's going to make Farage feel better though. 

A Few Bad Partisans Still Poison the Diversity of the Intellectual Dark Web

As responses to the various critiques of the IDW have made clear, not everyone in the movement is created equal. But the IDW's continued association with people like Dave Rubin continue to hurt its credibility. 

Florida Man Calls Cops on Middle Eastern Comedian; Joke About Terrorism Made Him ‘Uncomfortable’

A Florida man called police on comedian Ahmed Ahmed after a joke alluding to terrorism made him "uncomfortable."

Ben Shapiro 'DESTROYED' During BBC Interview

Apparently, this is what happens when the FACTS and LOGIC are on the other foot. 

Quillette Faces IDW Backlash for Critiquing Online Partisanship

It seems the 'marketplace of ideas' isn't exactly a free marketplace of ideas. 

Inside Jacob Wohl’s Insane Investment Plan For Fraudulent Political Betting

Jacob Wohl's brand of con artistry would be far more terrifying if even a fraction of his schemes were remotely successful. 

Police Investigate UKIP Candidate Carl Benjamin Over Fake Tweets Requesting Child Pornography

You don't have to like the man's politics to know that trafficking in this nonsense is wrong. 

Racist PS4 Gamer Loses Access to Digital Library for “Hate Speech” Violation

Though the gamer in question is hardly a sympathetic character, Playstation's policy raises serious concerns about what it actually means to "own" a game through their digital library. 


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