Recent events with Reddit have made much of how vocally bigoted some of its subreddits are, and how half-heartedly they’ve handled such, often behind the (flawed) “free speech!” “reason.” It looks … Read moreReddit finally shows some backbone, bans some racist subreddits
Reddit, the self-proclaimed “front page of the Internet,” has been under a lot of fire in recent months. Staff turmoil, an interim CEO leaving, and its former CEO/co-founder returning have … Read moreReddit plans to deal with its racist content by… sticking a curtain in front of it?
News recently broke that Amazon’s begun to place a warning in front of its Prime Instant video streaming service’s “Tom and Jerry” shorts. The warnings, which are pretty much the exact … Read moreAmazon places racial stereotype warnings in front of “Tom and Jerry” shorts
While it’s not all about comics/animation, the previous week’s seen plenty of racist, sexist, and homophobic stuff in the media that I feel’s worth remarking on anyway, especially since I’m … Read moreA week of media racism, sexism, and homophobia: from superheroes to “Duck Dynasty”