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Bible reading not allowed before class, professor tells student

FOX News It’s apparently okay to read history books at Northern Arizona University, but not the Good Book. Mark Holden, a 22-year-old history major, tells me he was ordered to leave a lecture hall after his professor objected to him reading the Bible before the start of the class. Holden […]

Germany approves bill curbing online hate crime, fake news

AP Germany‘s Cabinet on Wednesday approved a new bill that punishes social networking sites if they fail to swiftly remove illegal content such as hate speech or defamatory fake news. Chancellor Angela Merkel‘s Cabinet agreed on rules that would impose fines of up to 50 million euros (53.4 million dollars) […]

The Vatican is at SXSW 2017, but why?

South by Southwest (SXSW) is finally happening, and some of the biggest names in tech, music, media, and film have gathered in Austin, Texas for the event. Among the most unlikely guests, there is one that stands out: The Vatican. The Vatican’s Adjunct Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture, […]

Furious MPs accuse Google of profiting from hatred: Technology giant is urged to take responsibility for extremist videos posted on their site

The Daily Mail Google was accused last night of profiting from hatred. In a devastating attack, MPs said the technology firm had totally failed to control offensive online content. Its bosses were charged with breaking promises – made just days ago – to ensure neither the firm, nor extremists, cashed […]