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NFL players use social media to have open discussion with Sarasota police chief on equality

NFL players use social media to have open discussion with Sarasota police chief on equality

NFL players Karan Higdon and Richie James have an open discussion with Sarasota Police chief DiPino to learn how they can work together to make positive change [...] Read full article: NFL players use social media to have ope...→

NFL players use social media to have open discussion with Sarasota police chief on equality

NFL players use social media to have open discussion with Sarasota police chief on equality

NFL players Karan Higdon and Richie James have an open discussion with Sarasota Police chief DiPino to learn how they can work together to make positive change [...] Read full article: NFL players use social media to have ope...→

Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D’Elia from roster following sexual assault allegations on social media

Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D’Elia from roster following sexual assault allegations on social media

On Tuesday, Creative Artists Agency announced that they fired the embattled comedian as a client. The "Undateable" star was also reportedly let go by managemen [...] Read full article: Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D...→

How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarting Season Amid Pandemic, Social Unrest

Bam Adebayo thinks injuries could be more prevalent than usual when the NBA gets back on the floor next month, given the demands that will be on players’ bodie [...] Read full article: How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarti...→

WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, Media Rally for Social Justice: 'The Time is Now'

WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, Media Rally for Social Justice: 'The Time is Now'

New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins and other athletes are demanding that Americans go all in for the social justice movement Read full article: WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, M...→

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Trump angered celebrities, leftists, and reporters after he said during a campaign rally some people called the coronavirus the "Kung-flu." Read full article: Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Say...→

Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on Social Media Prompts Investigation

Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on Social Media Prompts Investigation

A social media post threatening two middle schools in Northern Virginia has prompted authorities to investigate. Read full article: Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on S...→

TV networks enlist private investigator to scour stars' social media for racism: report

TV networks enlist private investigator to scour stars' social media for racism: report

At least six TV and reality stars have been fired or pulled from their roles for offensive behavior in recent weeks. Read full article: TV networks enlist private investigator ...→

Data Doctors: When you post photos on social media, who owns the copyrights? | WTOP

“Do I give up my copyrights of an image if I publish it on social media?” Data Doctors’ Ken Colburn has the answers. Read full article: Data Doctors: When you post photos on so...→

CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private Investigator to Uncover Stars' Racist Social Media Posts

CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private Investigator to Uncover Stars' Racist Social Media Posts

Major Hollywood networks have hired famed private investigator Edward Myers to comb through reality star's social media accounts for content that might lead to [...] Read full article: CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private I...→

Naval Academy opens investigation into social media posts

The U.S. Naval Academy has opened an investigation into social media posts allegedly made by a cadet that suggested police should shoot unarmed protesters and [...] Read full article: Naval Academy opens investigation into s...→

Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media Complicates Election Interference Talks

Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media Complicates Election Interference Talks

The House Intelligence Committee will hear from security leaders of Facebook, Twitter and Google on Thursday in a virtual hearing to discuss possible election [...] Read full article: Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media ...→

FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philadelphia Woman Who Allegedly Lit 2 Police Vehicles On Fire During Civil Unrest In City

FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philadelphia Woman Who Allegedly Lit 2 Police Vehicles On Fire During Civil Unrest In City

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Federal authorities turned to social media to help charge a Philadelphia woman in the arson of two Philly police vehicles during the unres [...] Read full article: FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philad...→

Social media companies would be stripped of legal protections for user content: DOJ proposal

Social media companies would be stripped of legal protections for user content: DOJ proposal

The Justice Department on Wednesday pressed Congress to adopt a set of legislative proposals that could weaken legal protections for social media companies fro [...] Read full article: Social media companies would be stripped...→

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

The city is closing another 23 miles of streets across the five boroughs to cars this weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday, to help New Read full article: City to add 23 more miles of Open Street...→

CU Boulder professor accused of racist, sexist social media posts

CU Boulder professor accused of racist, sexist social media posts

A University of Colorado Boulder economics professor is being accused of making racist and sexist remarks on Facebook. Read full article: CU Boulder professor accused of racist, ...→

Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No-Bullying Zone

Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No-Bullying Zone

Social media changed society and continues to mold it, often in negative ways. Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter, and other sites can be platforms for hat [...] Read full article: Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No...→

Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' Views Is Problematic

Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' Views Is Problematic

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said social media giants are "starting to censor" views and antitrust law can be used to address their dominance, doubling d [...] Read full article: Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' ...→

Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Among the many coronavirus casualties of 2020 has been the world of sports. There was no NCAA basketball March Madness. The NBA season was stopped about two-th [...] Read full article: Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Go...→

Juneteenth Protest Hits Social Media Platform ‘TikTok' Amid Censoring Claims

TikTok is a major new outlet for self-expression, one proudly home to the silly, the loud and the weird... The video sharing app TikTok is mostly filled with G [...] Read full article: Juneteenth Protest Hits Social Media Pla...→

Social Media Giants Support Racial Justice. Their Products Undermine It.

Social Media Giants Support Racial Justice. Their Products Undermine It.

Shows of support from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube don’t address the way those platforms have been weaponized by racists and partisan provocateurs. Read full article: Social Media Giants Support Racial Justi...→

LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Social Distancing Policy: ‘I Don't Get It'

LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Social Distancing Policy: ‘I Don't Get It'

HBO and NFL Films announced on Thursday something that we’ve known for months: That the 2020 edition of the NFL reality show “Hard Knocks” would feature both t [...] Read full article: LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Soc...→

Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on social media after customer allegedly spits on him

Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on social media after customer allegedly spits on him

WILTON MANORS, FLA. (WSVN) - A bartender at a Wilton Manors restaurant says in a social media post that a customer spit in his face... Read full article: Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on...→

Chicago restaurant workers take to social media to call out industry racism, sexism — and more

Chicago restaurant workers take to social media to call out industry racism, sexism — and more

Chicago-area restaurants have continued to come under fire for misdeeds, with many being called out on the popular new Instagram account @the86dlist. Read full article: Chicago restaurant workers take to socia...→

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

Stores in New Jersey shopping malls will reopen later this month as Gov. Phil Murphy slowly reopens parts of his state’s economy from coronavirus closures. Read full article: NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavir...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Denver Broncos safety Kareem Jackson was the latest NFL player to test positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, reignighting concerns about the season start [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive f...→

NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Racist Texts Make Rounds on Social Media

NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Racist Texts Make Rounds on Social Media

A National City officer was placed on administrative leave Wednesday after alleged racially inappropriate text messages were exposed on social media and brough [...] Read full article: NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Raci...→

Populists left and right seek social media control

Populists left and right seek social media control

This is one of the main proving grounds for the direction and durability of the bipolar populist movement. Read full article: Populists left and right seek social med...→

After Worry On Social Media, Metro Concert Venue Points Out That Has Not Permanently Closed

After Worry On Social Media, Metro Concert Venue Points Out That Has Not Permanently Closed

Following a panic on social media Tuesday, the iconic concert venue the Metro reassured the public that it remains in business. Read full article: After Worry On Social Media, Metro Conce...→

Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the game' if NFL allows players to kneel during national anthem

Burgess Owens, a former player for the New York Jets, said that he is prepared to stop watching the NFL because of commissioner Roger Goodell’s encouragement o [...] Read full article: Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the ...→

San Diego Students Bring Attention to Racial Discrimination Through Social Media

San Diego Students Bring Attention to Racial Discrimination Through Social Media

The Instagram account “Black in PUSD” is getting a lot of attention. It was created by two Poway students who say they really want to show the community the di [...] Read full article: San Diego Students Bring Attention to Ra...→

San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social Media

San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social Media

Long-time San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting took to social media Saturday, issuing a public apology to his family, fellow lawmakers and constituents for havi [...] Read full article: San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Make...→

Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media Picks Winners and Losers

Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media Picks Winners and Losers

Rep. Devin Nunes decried what he called the hypocrisy of the major social media companies' editorial policies, particularly Twitter, on Friday, saying they arb [...] Read full article: Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media P...→

Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NFL will play football and practice social distancing: 'I don't get it'

Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NFL will play football and practice social distancing: 'I don't get it'

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay doesn’t see how his players will be able to follow social distancing guidelines while also being able to play football - [...] Read full article: Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NF...→

Teen Protester Targeted by Racist Social Media Comments

A Black teen says she was the target of racist comments on social media after she posted about a Black Lives Matter protest in Weston. NBC 6’s Alyssa Hyman rep [...] Read full article: Teen Protester Targeted by Racist Social...→

Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compton Under Investigation After Video Shared On Social Media

Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compton Under Investigation After Video Shared On Social Media

Video posted to social media shows deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Compton Station pushing a man's head into the ground during a ro [...] Read full article: Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compto...→

Congress targets social media companies for allegedly circulating Chinese propaganda

Congress targets social media companies for allegedly circulating Chinese propaganda

The country’s largest social media companies are allowing the Chinese Communist Party to disseminate propaganda to American audiences with little oversight or [...] Read full article: Congress targets social media companies ...→

Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behavior Becoming More Popular

Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behavior Becoming More Popular

Young people are using social media to call out or expose racist behavior by their peers. A recent New York Times article mentioned San Marcos High School as o [...] Read full article: Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behav...→

MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta Key' over past racist social media posts

MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta Key' over past racist social media posts

"We've made the decision to cut ties with Alex and are editing the current season to minimize his presence," the show announced on Twitter, adding that he will [...] Read full article: MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta K...→

Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D’Elia from roster following sexual assault allegations on social media

Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D’Elia from roster following sexual assault allegations on social media

On Tuesday, Creative Artists Agency announced that they fired the embattled comedian as a client. The "Undateable" star was also reportedly let go by managemen [...] Read full article: Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D...→

CU Boulder professor accused of racist, sexist social media posts

CU Boulder professor accused of racist, sexist social media posts

A University of Colorado Boulder economics professor is being accused of making racist and sexist remarks on Facebook. Read full article: CU Boulder professor accused of racist, ...→

How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarting Season Amid Pandemic, Social Unrest

Bam Adebayo thinks injuries could be more prevalent than usual when the NBA gets back on the floor next month, given the demands that will be on players’ bodie [...] Read full article: How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarti...→

Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the game' if NFL allows players to kneel during national anthem

Burgess Owens, a former player for the New York Jets, said that he is prepared to stop watching the NFL because of commissioner Roger Goodell’s encouragement o [...] Read full article: Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the ...→

Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' Views Is Problematic

Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' Views Is Problematic

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said social media giants are "starting to censor" views and antitrust law can be used to address their dominance, doubling d [...] Read full article: Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' ...→

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Trump angered celebrities, leftists, and reporters after he said during a campaign rally some people called the coronavirus the "Kung-flu." Read full article: Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Say...→

San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social Media

San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social Media

Long-time San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting took to social media Saturday, issuing a public apology to his family, fellow lawmakers and constituents for havi [...] Read full article: San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Make...→

Juneteenth Protest Hits Social Media Platform ‘TikTok' Amid Censoring Claims

TikTok is a major new outlet for self-expression, one proudly home to the silly, the loud and the weird... The video sharing app TikTok is mostly filled with G [...] Read full article: Juneteenth Protest Hits Social Media Pla...→

Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NFL will play football and practice social distancing: 'I don't get it'

Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NFL will play football and practice social distancing: 'I don't get it'

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay doesn’t see how his players will be able to follow social distancing guidelines while also being able to play football - [...] Read full article: Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NF...→

Data Doctors: When you post photos on social media, who owns the copyrights? | WTOP

“Do I give up my copyrights of an image if I publish it on social media?” Data Doctors’ Ken Colburn has the answers. Read full article: Data Doctors: When you post photos on so...→

Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compton Under Investigation After Video Shared On Social Media

Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compton Under Investigation After Video Shared On Social Media

Video posted to social media shows deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Compton Station pushing a man's head into the ground during a ro [...] Read full article: Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compto...→

Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on social media after customer allegedly spits on him

Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on social media after customer allegedly spits on him

WILTON MANORS, FLA. (WSVN) - A bartender at a Wilton Manors restaurant says in a social media post that a customer spit in his face... Read full article: Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on...→

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

Stores in New Jersey shopping malls will reopen later this month as Gov. Phil Murphy slowly reopens parts of his state’s economy from coronavirus closures. Read full article: NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavir...→

Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media Complicates Election Interference Talks

Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media Complicates Election Interference Talks

The House Intelligence Committee will hear from security leaders of Facebook, Twitter and Google on Thursday in a virtual hearing to discuss possible election [...] Read full article: Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media ...→

Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behavior Becoming More Popular

Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behavior Becoming More Popular

Young people are using social media to call out or expose racist behavior by their peers. A recent New York Times article mentioned San Marcos High School as o [...] Read full article: Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behav...→

NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Racist Texts Make Rounds on Social Media

NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Racist Texts Make Rounds on Social Media

A National City officer was placed on administrative leave Wednesday after alleged racially inappropriate text messages were exposed on social media and brough [...] Read full article: NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Raci...→

Social media companies would be stripped of legal protections for user content: DOJ proposal

Social media companies would be stripped of legal protections for user content: DOJ proposal

The Justice Department on Wednesday pressed Congress to adopt a set of legislative proposals that could weaken legal protections for social media companies fro [...] Read full article: Social media companies would be stripped...→

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

The city is closing another 23 miles of streets across the five boroughs to cars this weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday, to help New Read full article: City to add 23 more miles of Open Street...→

After Worry On Social Media, Metro Concert Venue Points Out That Has Not Permanently Closed

After Worry On Social Media, Metro Concert Venue Points Out That Has Not Permanently Closed

Following a panic on social media Tuesday, the iconic concert venue the Metro reassured the public that it remains in business. Read full article: After Worry On Social Media, Metro Conce...→

Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No-Bullying Zone

Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No-Bullying Zone

Social media changed society and continues to mold it, often in negative ways. Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter, and other sites can be platforms for hat [...] Read full article: Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No...→

WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, Media Rally for Social Justice: 'The Time is Now'

WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, Media Rally for Social Justice: 'The Time is Now'

New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins and other athletes are demanding that Americans go all in for the social justice movement Read full article: WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, M...→

San Diego Students Bring Attention to Racial Discrimination Through Social Media

San Diego Students Bring Attention to Racial Discrimination Through Social Media

The Instagram account “Black in PUSD” is getting a lot of attention. It was created by two Poway students who say they really want to show the community the di [...] Read full article: San Diego Students Bring Attention to Ra...→

Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Among the many coronavirus casualties of 2020 has been the world of sports. There was no NCAA basketball March Madness. The NBA season was stopped about two-th [...] Read full article: Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Go...→

Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on Social Media Prompts Investigation

Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on Social Media Prompts Investigation

A social media post threatening two middle schools in Northern Virginia has prompted authorities to investigate. Read full article: Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on S...→

Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media Picks Winners and Losers

Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media Picks Winners and Losers

Rep. Devin Nunes decried what he called the hypocrisy of the major social media companies' editorial policies, particularly Twitter, on Friday, saying they arb [...] Read full article: Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media P...→

Social Media Giants Support Racial Justice. Their Products Undermine It.

Social Media Giants Support Racial Justice. Their Products Undermine It.

Shows of support from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube don’t address the way those platforms have been weaponized by racists and partisan provocateurs. Read full article: Social Media Giants Support Racial Justi...→

TV networks enlist private investigator to scour stars' social media for racism: report

TV networks enlist private investigator to scour stars' social media for racism: report

At least six TV and reality stars have been fired or pulled from their roles for offensive behavior in recent weeks. Read full article: TV networks enlist private investigator ...→

Teen Protester Targeted by Racist Social Media Comments

A Black teen says she was the target of racist comments on social media after she posted about a Black Lives Matter protest in Weston. NBC 6’s Alyssa Hyman rep [...] Read full article: Teen Protester Targeted by Racist Social...→

LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Social Distancing Policy: ‘I Don't Get It'

LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Social Distancing Policy: ‘I Don't Get It'

HBO and NFL Films announced on Thursday something that we’ve known for months: That the 2020 edition of the NFL reality show “Hard Knocks” would feature both t [...] Read full article: LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Soc...→

CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private Investigator to Uncover Stars' Racist Social Media Posts

CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private Investigator to Uncover Stars' Racist Social Media Posts

Major Hollywood networks have hired famed private investigator Edward Myers to comb through reality star's social media accounts for content that might lead to [...] Read full article: CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private I...→

Chicago restaurant workers take to social media to call out industry racism, sexism — and more

Chicago restaurant workers take to social media to call out industry racism, sexism — and more

Chicago-area restaurants have continued to come under fire for misdeeds, with many being called out on the popular new Instagram account @the86dlist. Read full article: Chicago restaurant workers take to socia...→

Naval Academy opens investigation into social media posts

The U.S. Naval Academy has opened an investigation into social media posts allegedly made by a cadet that suggested police should shoot unarmed protesters and [...] Read full article: Naval Academy opens investigation into s...→

Congress targets social media companies for allegedly circulating Chinese propaganda

Congress targets social media companies for allegedly circulating Chinese propaganda

The country’s largest social media companies are allowing the Chinese Communist Party to disseminate propaganda to American audiences with little oversight or [...] Read full article: Congress targets social media companies ...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Denver Broncos safety Kareem Jackson was the latest NFL player to test positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, reignighting concerns about the season start [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive f...→

FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philadelphia Woman Who Allegedly Lit 2 Police Vehicles On Fire During Civil Unrest In City

FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philadelphia Woman Who Allegedly Lit 2 Police Vehicles On Fire During Civil Unrest In City

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Federal authorities turned to social media to help charge a Philadelphia woman in the arson of two Philly police vehicles during the unres [...] Read full article: FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philad...→

MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta Key' over past racist social media posts

MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta Key' over past racist social media posts

"We've made the decision to cut ties with Alex and are editing the current season to minimize his presence," the show announced on Twitter, adding that he will [...] Read full article: MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta K...→

Populists left and right seek social media control

Populists left and right seek social media control

This is one of the main proving grounds for the direction and durability of the bipolar populist movement. Read full article: Populists left and right seek social med...→

Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D’Elia from roster following sexual assault allegations on social media

Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D’Elia from roster following sexual assault allegations on social media

On Tuesday, Creative Artists Agency announced that they fired the embattled comedian as a client. The "Undateable" star was also reportedly let go by managemen [...] Read full article: Powerful Hollywood agencies drops Chis D...→

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

City to add 23 more miles of Open Streets to help New Yorkers maintain social distancing - amNewYork

The city is closing another 23 miles of streets across the five boroughs to cars this weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday, to help New Read full article: City to add 23 more miles of Open Street...→

CU Boulder professor accused of racist, sexist social media posts

CU Boulder professor accused of racist, sexist social media posts

A University of Colorado Boulder economics professor is being accused of making racist and sexist remarks on Facebook. Read full article: CU Boulder professor accused of racist, ...→

After Worry On Social Media, Metro Concert Venue Points Out That Has Not Permanently Closed

After Worry On Social Media, Metro Concert Venue Points Out That Has Not Permanently Closed

Following a panic on social media Tuesday, the iconic concert venue the Metro reassured the public that it remains in business. Read full article: After Worry On Social Media, Metro Conce...→

How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarting Season Amid Pandemic, Social Unrest

Bam Adebayo thinks injuries could be more prevalent than usual when the NBA gets back on the floor next month, given the demands that will be on players’ bodie [...] Read full article: How NBA Players Are Reacting to Restarti...→

Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No-Bullying Zone

Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No-Bullying Zone

Social media changed society and continues to mold it, often in negative ways. Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, Twitter, and other sites can be platforms for hat [...] Read full article: Schools Try Turning Social Media Into No...→

Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the game' if NFL allows players to kneel during national anthem

Burgess Owens, a former player for the New York Jets, said that he is prepared to stop watching the NFL because of commissioner Roger Goodell’s encouragement o [...] Read full article: Burgess Owens 'willing to not watch the ...→

WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, Media Rally for Social Justice: 'The Time is Now'

WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, Media Rally for Social Justice: 'The Time is Now'

New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins and other athletes are demanding that Americans go all in for the social justice movement Read full article: WATCH: Sports Figures Demand Athletes, M...→

Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' Views Is Problematic

Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' Views Is Problematic

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said social media giants are "starting to censor" views and antitrust law can be used to address their dominance, doubling d [...] Read full article: Barr: Social Media 'Starting to Censor' ...→

San Diego Students Bring Attention to Racial Discrimination Through Social Media

San Diego Students Bring Attention to Racial Discrimination Through Social Media

The Instagram account “Black in PUSD” is getting a lot of attention. It was created by two Poway students who say they really want to show the community the di [...] Read full article: San Diego Students Bring Attention to Ra...→

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Says Coronavirus Called 'Kung-Flu'

Trump angered celebrities, leftists, and reporters after he said during a campaign rally some people called the coronavirus the "Kung-flu." Read full article: Social Media Elites Furious as Trump Say...→

Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Among the many coronavirus casualties of 2020 has been the world of sports. There was no NCAA basketball March Madness. The NBA season was stopped about two-th [...] Read full article: Open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Go...→

San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social Media

San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Makes Stunning Extramarital Affair Apology On Social Media

Long-time San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting took to social media Saturday, issuing a public apology to his family, fellow lawmakers and constituents for havi [...] Read full article: San Francisco Assemblyman Phil Ting Make...→

Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on Social Media Prompts Investigation

Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on Social Media Prompts Investigation

A social media post threatening two middle schools in Northern Virginia has prompted authorities to investigate. Read full article: Threat to 2 Virginia Middle Schools on S...→

Juneteenth Protest Hits Social Media Platform ‘TikTok' Amid Censoring Claims

TikTok is a major new outlet for self-expression, one proudly home to the silly, the loud and the weird... The video sharing app TikTok is mostly filled with G [...] Read full article: Juneteenth Protest Hits Social Media Pla...→

Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media Picks Winners and Losers

Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media Picks Winners and Losers

Rep. Devin Nunes decried what he called the hypocrisy of the major social media companies' editorial policies, particularly Twitter, on Friday, saying they arb [...] Read full article: Rep. Nunes to Newsmax TV: Social Media P...→

Social Media Giants Support Racial Justice. Their Products Undermine It.

Social Media Giants Support Racial Justice. Their Products Undermine It.

Shows of support from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube don’t address the way those platforms have been weaponized by racists and partisan provocateurs. Read full article: Social Media Giants Support Racial Justi...→

Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NFL will play football and practice social distancing: 'I don't get it'

Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NFL will play football and practice social distancing: 'I don't get it'

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay doesn’t see how his players will be able to follow social distancing guidelines while also being able to play football - [...] Read full article: Rams' Sean McVay can't understand how NF...→

TV networks enlist private investigator to scour stars' social media for racism: report

TV networks enlist private investigator to scour stars' social media for racism: report

At least six TV and reality stars have been fired or pulled from their roles for offensive behavior in recent weeks. Read full article: TV networks enlist private investigator ...→

Teen Protester Targeted by Racist Social Media Comments

A Black teen says she was the target of racist comments on social media after she posted about a Black Lives Matter protest in Weston. NBC 6’s Alyssa Hyman rep [...] Read full article: Teen Protester Targeted by Racist Social...→

Data Doctors: When you post photos on social media, who owns the copyrights? | WTOP

“Do I give up my copyrights of an image if I publish it on social media?” Data Doctors’ Ken Colburn has the answers. Read full article: Data Doctors: When you post photos on so...→

LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Social Distancing Policy: ‘I Don't Get It'

LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Social Distancing Policy: ‘I Don't Get It'

HBO and NFL Films announced on Thursday something that we’ve known for months: That the 2020 edition of the NFL reality show “Hard Knocks” would feature both t [...] Read full article: LA Rams Head Coach Sean McVay on NFL Soc...→

Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compton Under Investigation After Video Shared On Social Media

Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compton Under Investigation After Video Shared On Social Media

Video posted to social media shows deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Compton Station pushing a man's head into the ground during a ro [...] Read full article: Caught On Camera: Rough Arrest In Compto...→

CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private Investigator to Uncover Stars' Racist Social Media Posts

CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private Investigator to Uncover Stars' Racist Social Media Posts

Major Hollywood networks have hired famed private investigator Edward Myers to comb through reality star's social media accounts for content that might lead to [...] Read full article: CBS, MTV Among Networks Hiring Private I...→

Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on social media after customer allegedly spits on him

Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on social media after customer allegedly spits on him

WILTON MANORS, FLA. (WSVN) - A bartender at a Wilton Manors restaurant says in a social media post that a customer spit in his face... Read full article: Wilton Manors bartender shares ordeal on...→

Chicago restaurant workers take to social media to call out industry racism, sexism — and more

Chicago restaurant workers take to social media to call out industry racism, sexism — and more

Chicago-area restaurants have continued to come under fire for misdeeds, with many being called out on the popular new Instagram account @the86dlist. Read full article: Chicago restaurant workers take to socia...→

Naval Academy opens investigation into social media posts

The U.S. Naval Academy has opened an investigation into social media posts allegedly made by a cadet that suggested police should shoot unarmed protesters and [...] Read full article: Naval Academy opens investigation into s...→

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavirus With Social-Distancing in Place

Stores in New Jersey shopping malls will reopen later this month as Gov. Phil Murphy slowly reopens parts of his state’s economy from coronavirus closures. Read full article: NJ Shopping Malls to Open Amid Coronavir...→

Congress targets social media companies for allegedly circulating Chinese propaganda

Congress targets social media companies for allegedly circulating Chinese propaganda

The country’s largest social media companies are allowing the Chinese Communist Party to disseminate propaganda to American audiences with little oversight or [...] Read full article: Congress targets social media companies ...→

Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media Complicates Election Interference Talks

Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media Complicates Election Interference Talks

The House Intelligence Committee will hear from security leaders of Facebook, Twitter and Google on Thursday in a virtual hearing to discuss possible election [...] Read full article: Schiff: Trump's Attacks on Social Media ...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive for COVID-19, says he's not surprised in spike among NFL players

Denver Broncos safety Kareem Jackson was the latest NFL player to test positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, reignighting concerns about the season start [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson tests positive f...→

Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behavior Becoming More Popular

Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behavior Becoming More Popular

Young people are using social media to call out or expose racist behavior by their peers. A recent New York Times article mentioned San Marcos High School as o [...] Read full article: Social Media Pages Exposing Racist Behav...→

FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philadelphia Woman Who Allegedly Lit 2 Police Vehicles On Fire During Civil Unrest In City

FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philadelphia Woman Who Allegedly Lit 2 Police Vehicles On Fire During Civil Unrest In City

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Federal authorities turned to social media to help charge a Philadelphia woman in the arson of two Philly police vehicles during the unres [...] Read full article: FBI Turns To Social Media To Find Philad...→

NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Racist Texts Make Rounds on Social Media

NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Racist Texts Make Rounds on Social Media

A National City officer was placed on administrative leave Wednesday after alleged racially inappropriate text messages were exposed on social media and brough [...] Read full article: NCPD Officer on Leave After Alleged Raci...→

MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta Key' over past racist social media posts

MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta Key' over past racist social media posts

"We've made the decision to cut ties with Alex and are editing the current season to minimize his presence," the show announced on Twitter, adding that he will [...] Read full article: MTV fires Alex Kompothecras of 'Siesta K...→

Social media companies would be stripped of legal protections for user content: DOJ proposal

Social media companies would be stripped of legal protections for user content: DOJ proposal

The Justice Department on Wednesday pressed Congress to adopt a set of legislative proposals that could weaken legal protections for social media companies fro [...] Read full article: Social media companies would be stripped...→

Populists left and right seek social media control

Populists left and right seek social media control

This is one of the main proving grounds for the direction and durability of the bipolar populist movement. Read full article: Populists left and right seek social med...→