Browsed by
Tag: twitter

Hashtag politics: 4 key ways digital activism is inegalitarian | Jen Schradie

Hashtag politics: 4 key ways digital activism is inegalitarian | Jen Schradie

A key claim that’s made around digital activism is that it is this more egalitarian space and also enables a wider variety of people to participate because of the lowered costs of participation. And this argument is made because of how expensive it is in terms of time and energy, for example, to print out flyers or go to a meeting to plan an event. Someone may need to pay bus fare or gas or pay for child care. And…

Read More Read More

Twitter Is Garbage, Run by Fascists (Jack Dorsey & Vijaya Gadde)

Twitter Is Garbage, Run by Fascists (Jack Dorsey & Vijaya Gadde)

I am officially done with Twitter. But since Twitter has been defending itself in recent months against complaints that the platform is seriously biased and corrupt, I wanted to make one more video about this, because the exchange I had with Twitter after my video yesterday provides yet another example of how the major social media platforms have become tyrannies. So, to recap: Yesterday, I got this message from Twitter. We’ve temporarily limited some of your account features. What happened?…

Read More Read More

Fascism Has Arrived – Jeff Sessions To Investigate Anti-Trump Bias At DOJ

Fascism Has Arrived – Jeff Sessions To Investigate Anti-Trump Bias At DOJ

Proving that America is further descending into full-blown fascism, Jeff Sessions, the Attorney General of the United States, has announced that he is going to launch an investigation into anti-Trump bias within the Department of Justice of the United States. According to Jeff Sessions, what he said at a Q&A earlier this week, he was going to have the Inspector General start looking into the anti-Trump bias that may or may not have been the cause of the ongoing investigations…

Read More Read More

Fascism and conspiracy theories: The symptoms of broken communication | John Cameron Mitchell

Fascism and conspiracy theories: The symptoms of broken communication | John Cameron Mitchell

There is danger in the incompleteness of digital communication. It’s not enough bandwidth to really feel. You know, I have — even right now, I’m looking at your face, which is superimposed onto a camera in the Interrotron, invented by Errol Morris. And that’s how he got people to talk to the camera honestly. But we don’t have those on our phones and computers yet. The camera is on top of the screen in a phone and a computer, so…

Read More Read More

Not Surprisingly, Fox News Says Anti-Fascist Protestors Are Actually Fascists

Not Surprisingly, Fox News Says Anti-Fascist Protestors Are Actually Fascists

Following the violence in Charlottesville this weekend, carried out by white nationalists, Fox News decided to really get to the heart of the issue and find out what the real cause of all of this anger and hatred is. Take a look. There are plenty and plenty of double standards. The left, you’ve been … You’ve seen Ivy league colleges and others, there’s this emphasis on multiculturalism at any cost, right? It’s racial vulcanization. They divide us by groups and…

Read More Read More

Video of Trump Murdering Media Played At Right-Wing Event

Video of Trump Murdering Media Played At Right-Wing Event

>>At a Trump event over the weekend, a video that was apparently produced last year was played on a projector for the Trump fans, this is at a Trump property. And it shows Donald Trump viciously murdering all of his opponents effectively. You can see, Mr. Trump’s head superimposed on the body of a man opening fire inside the church of fake news. So he goes in to this church and begins killing the people in the church. Again, this…

Read More Read More