'Minority privilege': the right to be the target of a Fox News rant every five minutes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ’Minority privilege’: the right to be the target of a Fox News rant every five minutes Arwa Mahdawi Laura Ingraham’s whine about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has rumbled our secret: once you ignore the facts, minorities are having a grand old time in America Läs mer…

Diane Abbott accuses BBC Question Time of legitimising racism

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Diane Abbott Labour MP’s spokesperson claims she was mocked and interrupted more than other panellists The spokesperson said: ‘The BBC should be ashamed that their programming is complicit in abuse against Diane Abbott’. Photograph: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images Diane Abbott has accused BBC Question Läs mer…

Grimes and Azealia Banks subpoenaed in Elon Musk lawsuit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Azealia Banks Musicians ordered to preserve evidence related to a tweet by Musk that shareholder plaintiffs claim caused financial losses to Tesla Celebrity pair … Elon Musk and pop star Grimes attend last spring’s Met Gala, in New York. Photograph: Dia Dipasupil/WireImage The US Läs mer…

Male TV stars' earrings censored on Chinese site, say viewers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; China Web users report that images have been blurred on Netflix-like iQiyi’s TV shows Screenshot from iQiyi’s Sister’s Flower Shop programme appears to show the actor’s earring has been blurred. Photograph: Weibo Editors of television programmes streamed on China’s Netflix-like iQiyi site appear to Läs mer…

Academic who defined news principles says journalists are too negative

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Upside Norway Exclusive: preoccupation with conflict fosters insecurity, populism and trust deficit, says Johan Galtung Johan Galtung: ‘News media give a total biased picture of reality.’ Photograph: Ulrik Haagerup The academic who first defined the essence of news journalism has said the media Läs mer…

Ghanian undercover journalist shot dead in Accra

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ghana Police investigating death of Ahmed Husein, who exposed corruption in football A billboard in Accra advertises the investigation that Ahmed Husein worked on to expose corruption in Ghanaian football. Photograph: Cristina Aldehuela/AFP/Getty Images An undercover Ghanaian journalist who helped expose corruption in African Läs mer…

Facebook removes hundreds of pages 'linked to Russian site'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Social network says it has taken down 289 pages connected to Kremlin-backed news website The pages were targeted at people in former Soviet satellite states. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Facebook has removed hundreds of pages believed to be connected to the Kremlin-backed Sputnik news Läs mer…

'Wrecker Corbyn': how Thursday's papers covered May's Brexit vote aftermath

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit The newspapers navigate the no-confidence motion, then the PM’s open door, then Jeremy Corbyn’s rejection The UK papers focused on the latest Brexit deadlock, this time between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn. Composite: Various The front pages all lead with Brexit news, and Läs mer…

Pranksters defend spreading fake news of Trump's departure

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Washington Post Activists distributed fake editions of the Washington Post, dated 1 May 2019, around Washington DC on Wednesday Volunteers distribute fake editions of the Washington Post, dated May 1, which predict Trump leaving office after months of women-led protests. Photograph: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Läs mer…

Iranian state television anchor arrested after flying into the US

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Iran Press TV’s Marzieh Hashemi, born Melanie Franklin of New Orleans, was detained after arriving in St Louis, broadcaster said Peyman Jebelli, who heads the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting’s world service, speaks during a press conference in Tehran on 16 January. Photograph: Atta Läs mer…

Montenegro criticised over jail sentence for investigative journalist

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Montenegro Press freedom activists say case against Jovo Martinović is bogus and meant as a warning Jovo Martinović remains free pending an appeal against the 18-month prison sentence. Photograph: Handout A court in Montengro has sentenced an investigative journalist to 18 months in prison, Läs mer…

'Brextinct': front pages on Wednesday after May's Brexit vote defeat

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Guardian RSS 2019-01-16 02:51 https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jan/16/brexit-front-pages-on-wednesday-after-may-vote-defeat

Netflix to raise US prices for first time since 2017

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Netflix Subscriptions to rise by 13% to 18% Wall Street welcomes move, with stocks rising up to 6.8% Netflix has another hit on its hands with Tidying up with Marie Kondo. Photograph: Netflix Netflix is to raise its US prices for the first time Läs mer…

How an egg beat Kylie Jenner at her own Instagram game

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Pass notes Instagram A stock image of an egg has amassed 26m likes to become the most popular post of all time, bumping Jenner’s shot of her newborn daughter and spurring some unlikely imitators Kylie Jenner has been ousted from Instagram’s most-liked slot by Läs mer…

Why do we keep praising Silicon Valley for reinventing the wheel? | Amelia Tait

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Marketing & PR Why do we keep praising Silicon Valley for reinventing the wheel? Amelia Tait A student loan scheme is the latest example of how bubble economy marketing seems oblivious to the outside world A passenger waiting for a ride-hailing service. ‘Not Läs mer…