Posted on: December 6, 2017 Posted by: Ian Miles Cheong Comments: 1

YouTube censors video released by Polish government YouTube Jail now also for conservative governments.

Google continues its crackdown on conservatives by putting a YouTube video produced by the Polish government into quarantine. The video hosting platform has sent a video about Europe’s migrant crisis by Poland’s conservative government into “YouTube Jail,” requiring users to sign-in. The company identified the video as “inappropriate or offensive to some audiences.” Produced by the Polish Ministry of Interior and Administration, the film is in a limited-access state usually…

Posted on: December 6, 2017 Posted by: Ian Miles Cheong Comments: 9

Porn star hunted by hate mob for refusing sex with gay men has committed suicide The Twitter mob has been after August Ames (Mercedes Grabowski) since revealing that she practices safe sex, which excludes "crossover" actors from gay porn.

The death of porn star August Ames, who was being targeted by a hate mob for not having sex with “crossover” actors (male porn stars who participate in both straight and gay porn), was confirmed by the Ventura County Medical Examiner’s office today. Her friends suspected that she committed suicide due to the bullying on Twitter. Sources told the Blast that Ames suffered from long-term depression and that the incident…

Posted on: December 5, 2017 Posted by: Ian Miles Cheong Comments: 0

Google Translate AI says men are doctors and professors, women are nurses and maids In languages with no gender-specific pronouns like “he” or “she,” Google Translate decides whether a subject is male or female... Interesting results!

Despite its diversity push, Google hasn’t been able to rein in its machine learning algorithms from spitting out supposedly “sexist” results. With only gender-neutral pronouns in languages like Malay, Google Translate says men are leaders, doctors, soldiers, and professors, while women are assistants, prostitutes, nurses, and maids. The results are similar in Hungarian. According to findings by Strawberry Bomb, Google Translate interprets men as intelligent, and women as stupid. It…

Posted on: December 5, 2017 Posted by: Ian Miles Cheong Comments: 1

Cracked is over, lays off most of its staff Cracked has given the pink slip to most of its main contributors and senior editorial staff after a tumultuous run following its embrace of social justice politics.

Cracked became woke (just one example), and now it turns out, it went broke. Cracked has given the pink slip to most of its main contributors and senior editorial staff. If you grew up on the Internet, then there’s a pretty good chance you stumbled upon a Cracked listicle or two detailing something like the “insane fan theories about movies that make great movies better,” or “creepy urban legends that…

Posted on: December 5, 2017 Posted by: Connor Chue-Sang Comments: 1

Google’s grip tightens around the neck of conservative views Google has announced plans to hire more than 10,000 employees to purge offending, usually conservative, content.

YouTube, the video streaming service owned by Google, has announced plans to hire more than 10,000 people in 2018 with the goal of “working to address content that might violate our policies.” Once again, a cerebral prison encloses creative freedom and personal expression. In a blog post released on Monday, Susan Wojcicki, the CEO of YouTube, a unit of Google, stressed the need for more “human reviewers” at the company. “I’ve…

Posted on: December 3, 2017 Posted by: Ian Miles Cheong Comments: 0

Jesse Singal accused of harassing trans*, deletes Twitter account Eating their own.

Jesse Singal, a New York Magazine contributor, has signed off Twitter for what may be the last time. Opting to delete his account instead of facing the music, Singal made his exit following harassment allegations. Over the past two years, Singal has been writing critically about transgender issues for NYMag, earning him accusations of transphobia from certain quarters. Amid accusations of bigotry towards transgender people, allegations have surfaced that Singal’s…

Posted on: November 30, 2017 Posted by: Ian Miles Cheong Comments: 2

“Feminist” blog shuts down, says satire can no longer out-crazy actual feminists It is increasingly difficult to tell satire from reality. The founder of "feminist" website Medusa Magazine has admitted that it was satire.

Medusa Magazine‘s satirical feminist op-eds kept getting scooped by the actual liberal media. The website shut down this week after its creator revealed in a blog post. “I am shutting it down because Feminist stupidity has surpassed satire,” wrote the author, who remains anonymous. Describing himself as the owner of Age of Shitlords, an anti-social justice blog, the author says that he and his (or her) “fellow shitposters” published pieces…

Posted on: November 19, 2017 Posted by: Ian Miles Cheong Comments: 0

Vice employees are reporting a hellscape of sexual harassment Vice Media’s head of documentaries is the latest casualty in the war on sexual abusers in Hollywood and the media. And he’s only the tip of the iceberg.

The man in charge of the only good element of Vice is accused of having terrible vices of his own — including promoting a “toxic” culture of sexual harassment at the company. The company confirmed with the Hollywood Reporter over the weekend that it suspended Jason Mojica, who is accused of sexually harassing a former employee. Mojica led Vice’s documentary film unit, and was formerly editor-in-chief of the magazine. He…

Posted on: November 16, 2017 Posted by: DANGEROUS Staff Writer Comments: 3

Twitter cracks down on conservative personalities A wave of deverifications and suspensions hit over a dozen popular conservatives whose views are inconsistent with the platform’s political leanings.

Users feeling the brunt of the policy consist almost entirely of conservative personalities, including British anti-Islam activist and Rebel Media host Tommy Robinson, and political commentator Laura Loomer. Baked Alaska, a popular figure within the Make America Great Again community on Twitter, was banned. His permanent suspension follows the platform’s termination of another conservative, Vox Day, who was banned days ago. https://twitter.com/TRobinsonNewEra/status/930934719876870144 UPDATE: Tommy Robinson’s Twitter account has since also…

Posted on: November 16, 2017 Posted by: DANGEROUS Staff Writer Comments: 1

Insider: Facebook hired teams to badger and ban conservative outlets before Germany’s election An ex-employee at Facebook’s Germany headquarters revealed the tactics the company used to silence critics of the liberal German government.

In an interview with the European, ex-Facebook employee Melanie C. talked about the methods used by the company to manipulate coverage before the German Federal election. Melanie worked as a moderator for the social media giant for three months while in university. Melanie said she was approached by an employment agency about an undisclosed job that would last until shortly after the German Federal election. She was invited down to Berlin…

Posted on: November 14, 2017 Posted by: DANGEROUS Staff Writer Comments: 1

After decade of reports, YouTube finally removes terrorist’s recruitment videos Years after his videos influenced multiple terrorists to commit violent crimes in the United States and abroad, YouTube has finally removed hate preacher Anwar al-Awlaki’s sermons from the platform.

YouTube’s enforcement priorities are a funny thing, but it’s still better than Twitter. Despite being pressured to delete his videos for almost a decade, YouTube refused to remove al-Awlaki’s videos, which were used as terrorist propaganda. Al-Awlaki, who was killed in a 2011 U.S. drone strike was a senior recruiter for al-Qaeda. In recent months, websites like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube have been pressured by governments to remove extremist content.…

Posted on: November 2, 2017 Posted by: Anonymous Comments: 6

YouTube censors parody video mocking it, republishes after backlash The video, titled “YouTube Can Do Better,” depicted YouTube as a “square” businessman.

The New York Post reports the video campaign, titled “YouTube Can Do Better,” depicted YouTube as a “square” businessman and “was created by the Content Creators Coalition as an attempt to get the Google property to increase the ad revenue split with musicians.” Watch this video on YouTube The “lead spot” of the video campaign was reportedly “pulled from the video-sharing site less than 48 hours later,” due to what YouTube claimed…

Posted on: October 26, 2017 Posted by: Anonymous Comments: 2

PragerU is suing Google over targeted demonetization The conservative educational nonprofit organization filed suit on Monday, after YouTube “restricted” or “demonetized” more than 50 its videos.

“Watch any one of our videos and you’ll immediately realize that Google/YouTube censorship is entirely ideologically driven,” PragerU founder Dennis Prager said in a statement. “For the record, our videos are presented by some of the finest minds in the Western world, including four Pulitzer Prize winners, former prime ministers, and professors from the most prestigious universities in America.” “They are engaging in an arbitrary and capricious use of their…

Posted on: August 29, 2017 Posted by: Chadwick Moore Comments: 0

Charity comedy show shut down by left-wing activists Free Speech Comedy Show, scheduled for last Saturday night was shut down by alt-left activists over fears that dangerous speech might be espoused inside the privately-owned club where it was to be held.

Comedian Danny Polishchuk organized the event, called the Free Speech Comedy Show, at Toronto’s Comedy Bar. “Saying this show is ‘free speech’ was equated by some people to mean this was a Nazi rally. The people who shut this show down, in their minds, they think they are defeating Nazis, which is insane,” Polishchuk, who is Jewish, told City News. Polishchuk organized the show in response to a recent free…