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  1. Idiocracat

    Social Distortion singer punches Trump Cultist

    Mikey, Mikey, Mikey... You didn't have to go to this extent. You should have just made a mockery of him with the microphone. But I blame Trump. He created this division. Trump supporter beat up by Social Distortion singer at punk show after he protests anti-Trump rant
  2. excalibur

    Social Media Giants Testified Russians Post Were Minuscule

    As the crazed left has dragged the nation through the mud since Hillary lost, all over nothing. If it was so potentially worrisome why didn't Øbama, John 'I voted for Gus Hall' Brennan, Comey et al do something? Executives from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube told Congress Tuesday that...
  3. Thx1138

    Social Experiment:Steely Dan

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u_jPs5lUdBc Um. social commentary... What Do You Have To Say? Simple, but so complicated a question... Thx :) Your social commentary combined with awesome music thread setter. :) Bonus> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JzrDs_Vaho4
  4. Friday13

    3 Alarm Fire in the House ! A dire warning from a 5th grade social studies teacher.

    A continuing horror story in America...sequels being written NOW... 3 Alarm Fire in the House ! A dire warning from a 5th grade social studies teacher.
  5. bajisima

    UK to limit teens time on social media and video games?

    Controversial proposed legislation.. Teenagers could be limited to as little as two hours of social media and gaming a day under new Government plans. Culture Secretary Matt Hancock revealed time limits WOULD be considered under new legislation to curb the power of web giants such as...
  6. libertariat720

    Is race a social construct?

    ... Watching "The Rachel Divide" on Netlfix right now.
  7. bajisima

    Education company embedded social psychological software in tests

    Education and publishing giant Pearson is drawing criticism after using its software to experiment on over 9,000 math and computer science students across the country. In a paper presented Wednesday at the American Association of Educational Research, Pearson researchers revealed that they...
  8. johnflesh

    Homeland Security to Track Bloggers, Social Media

    https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/07/homeland-security-media-database/ I can understand "keeping track" but "in a bid to curb these misinformation campaigns" sounds like abuse in the making. Many believe they are already doing this - which if they are - this would mean they are simply making...
  9. ptif219

    Crisis manager questions why Trump's use of social media data is 'sleazy' and Obama's

    More hate Trump shows democrats double standard and hypocrisy https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/19/crisis-manager-why-is-trump-use-of-social-data-bad-and-obama-good.html
  10. bmanmcfly

    Facebook - surveillance company rebranded as social media

    https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/edward-snowden-facebook-is-a-surveillance-company-rebranded-as-social-media Many have been pointing this out for some time. I first knew something was off when I was getting emails from Facebook telling me about friends wanting me to joint, but the...
  11. johnflesh

    Is Social Media a Public Forum?

    https://www.engadget.com/2018/03/08/judge-suggests-trump-mute-instead-of-block-twitter/ That is what part of the charge against Trump is stating.
  12. D

    The slow strangulation of Social Security Administration: How Republicans are gutting

    The slow strangulation of Social Security Administration: How Republicans are gutting the safety net By Joan McCarter ==================================================== America We Have A Problem! This Is A BIG Heads-Up For Everyone Who Cares About Their SOCIAL SECURITY! The...
  13. The Man

    Social conservatism leads to HIV epidemic

    Much more: How Social Conservatism Fueled Russia’s HIV Epidemic See my previous threads on this: http://politicalhotwire.com/world-politics/173398-hiv-epidemic-russia.html http://politicalhotwire.com/world-politics/150589-hiv-registration.html...
  14. Tedminator

    Social media companies block abuse of Parkland shooting survivors online

    Social media companies block abuse of Parkland shooting survivors online - ABC News Social media companies said on Wednesday they are moving to address reports of online harassment of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students in the wake of a deadly mass shooting and subsequent teen activism...
  15. D

    Social media companies block abuse of Parkland shooting survivors online

    Social media companies block abuse of Parkland shooting survivors online By STEPHANIE EBBS ==================================================== Have the perpetrators no shame?! Knowing full well that many are still much traumatized and in mourning due to the recent murders of their...
  16. T

    Republican Candidate for Congress Openly Embraces White Supremacist Memes on Social M

    Accused child molesters. Blatant white supremacists. The new GOP? As these candidates seem to worm their way out into the open, one has wonder why the GOP has these folks in their fold. I mean, not much mistaking this fools' rantings and musings in this case. Republican Candidate for...
  17. aboutenough

    Holy Donut criticized on social media for teaming with Salvation Army

    Commenters on Facebook say The Salvation Army has a history of discriminating against the LGBT community. The non-profit has denied those allegations. Portland doughnut shop The Holy Donut has drawn a backlash for a holiday promotion that intended to provide gifts, including warm winter clothes...
  18. bajisima

    Social Security checks up 2% next year

    Millions of Americans will get a boost to their Social Security checks next year. The government announced a 2% increase to Social Security benefits Friday morning. The 2% increase is the highest since 2012 when retirees got a 3.6% raise. Social Security checks to get 2% bigger next year...
  19. Bronwyn

    CBS fires VP for vile social media post:" Vegas victims don't deserve sympathy"

    “This individual, who was with us for approximately one year, violated the standards of our company and is no longer an employee of CBS. Her views as expressed on social media are deeply unacceptable to all of us at CBS. Our hearts go out to the victims in Las Vegas and their families,” a CBS...
  20. NeoVsMatrix

    DHS to start collecting social medai information from immgrants Oct. 18 2017

    Ok, this is something that potentially will concern me personally. So i'm asking everyone here, liberal, conservative, doesn't matter, what's your take on this ?I read about this 3 days ago in a European newspaper the first time, now it makes it's rounds through the US media a little bit...