Be it on God, guns or Greta, social media offers neat solutions for our messy feelings

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 […]

Denise Welch sobs as she quits social media after Piers Morgan’s Covid-denier jibes

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.

Trump’s media domination fueled his rise — and now could backfire

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.

If Trump loses, the media will be celebrating for years

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.

Facebook Audit Key Quotes: Failing to Censor Trump Sets ‘Terrible Precedent’

“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 […]

Excuse Me Madam Star Cast Paranoid After Rajesh Tested COVID-19 Positive; Team To Shoot From Home

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 […]

‘Press are worse than the Nazis’: Independent newspaper columnist who masterminded Extinction Rebellion blockade of printworks says ‘this is like World War Two and you guys are on the other side’

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 […]

How Copa90 Is Using Snapchat, WhatsApp, And More To Be A Next-Gen Sports Media Brand

“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 […]

‘Babe, we’re not having another kid’: Joy Anna Duggar, 22, jokes that she is done having babies while giving birth to her little girl – but pauses to put on makeup at EIGHT centimeters dilated

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!’ 

Jaya Prakash Reddy was like a father figure to me. I will miss him deeply: Sreenu Vaitla

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, […]