Topic: Violence

Facebook Agrees To Block Content Praising Sexual And Domestic Violence

Facebook Agrees To Block Content Praising Sexual And Domestic Violence

Of course, this is coming from a company that repeatedly banned the photo of a cancer survivor while somehow letting three teenage monsters’ video documentation of a gang rape go unnoticed, so I’m not sure how much I trust them as of yet. Actions will speak louder than Facebook notes, and I am hoping for an anti-sexual violence message to finally be shouted from the Internet’s megaphone. More »

Karolina Kurkova Probably Picked A Bad Time To Wear A Dress Printed With Assault Rifles

Karolina Kurkova Probably Picked A Bad Time To Wear A Dress Printed With Assault Rifles

We’ve never been thrilled about the fashion industry’s fondness for taking a provocative image and printing it all over clothes for the sake of, well, more provocation. At best it seems like a pretty puerile exercise in rebellion, at worst it seems painfully ignorant. In the wake of a very recent, very violent national tragedy, though, it’s also ill-timed. More »