In a battle-torn landscape governed by zeroes and ones, nuance, compromise and empathy are the first casualties. If I were to sum up the online culture war in one word it would be “diaphobia”, a term coined by the psychiatrist RD Laing meaning “fear of being influenced by other people”, the opposite of dialogue. Our […]
I’ve been accused of not caring and being a Covid-denier when in fact I care so much about the devastation that Covid is causing, to the people who have lost their lives directly to Covid and those who are losing their lives because of Covid.
Still, the overshadowing of Biden is frequently yielding a dynamic that’s the opposite of what the president’s campaign wants, making the election essentially a referendum on Trump. The fiercest debates seem to be Trump and his allies against his detractors, or the president versus the press, with Biden just one voice in the chorus.
Trump himself will remain a powerful force with a strong following. Assuming he doesn’t contest the results, he will still use his massive social media following–and perhaps new media ventures–to push his views and become a thorn in Biden’s side. He’s not exactly the type to retire quietly to Mar-a-Lago.
“Many in the civil rights community have become disheartened, frustrated and angry after years of engagement where they implored the company to do more to advance equality and fight discrimination… the frustration directed at Facebook from some quarters is at the highest level seen since the company was founded, and certainly since the civil rights […]
He also told Spotboye, “Testing positive for Covid-19 is surely not a good news, but yes, I did take the necessary steps and home quarantined myself. I have been following all the medications and direction given by my doctor. Being a COVID warrior has actually taught me to look at the bright side and positive […]
The 51 Extinction Rebellion activists charged over the blockade of printing presses in Hertfordshire Natalie Brecht, 45, who gave no address was remanded in custody to appear before Hatfield Magistrates’ Court today. Sally Davidson, aged 33, from Byards Croft, LondonChristopher Smith, aged 43, of Blagdon Road, New MaldenWill Farbrother, aged 39, of Forest Road, WalthamstowSarah Ingram, aged […]
“Undoubtedly this is going to be us at our peak so far,” says Kirkham. “It’s definitely a culmination, but my big brief to everyone is that we keep trying things that are new in every part and facet of our plan. Is there risk? Not really. There’s not an awful lot that can go wrong […]
The couple first shared their baby news on Instagram at the beginning of last week, with Joy writing: ‘To say my heart is full is an understatement..We have been dreaming of this day and are so happy to announce that our baby girl arrived August 21st at 2:12pm weighing 8lbs 5oz and is 19.5’ long!’
On Tuesday morning, news of the sudden demise of actor Jaya Prakash Reddy shook the Telugu film fraternity. The actor, who passed away due to cardiac arrest in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh was known for his iconic roles in films like Nee Kosam, Julayi, Dhee and Ready, among others. Celebs like Rakul Preet Singh, Allu Arjun, […]