Sunday, May 26, 2019

Tag: twitter

Twitter Finally Bans Alex Jones and Infowars,...

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter permanently banned right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars show for abusive behavior, a day after CEO Jack Dorsey testified...

Photoshopped Beard on Barack Obama Has Twitter...

Twitter has agreed that former President Barack Obama should grow a beard. A photoshopped picture of him went viral over the weekend.  The fake...

Leslie Jones Says She Loves Herself and...

https://twitter.com/Lesdoggg/status/959632777670025216 A few days ago, Leslie Jones tweeted a message about loneliness. During a break from her workout, the "Ghostbusters" star said "I feel like...

Former Fifth Harmony Singer Gets Reminded That...

https://twitter.com/Stav_Per/status/957809852826472448 At the 60th Annual Grammy Awards, Camila Cabello welcomed Irish rock band U2 to the stage. Before she announced the band, she gave a...

Black-ish Star Marsai Martin Will Executive Produce...

13-year-old 'Black-ish' star Marsai Martin will star in and executive produce an upcoming film titled 'Little'. The film is based on a woman who gets the...

Additional Staff Added to Maryland High School...

A high school student in Maryland has attracted national attention for his racist essay and tweet. The student was required to write a satirical...

Twitter CEO Addresses Diversity Woes At National...

After months of battling ongoing diversity issues at Twitter, CEO Jack Dorsey talked to the National Society of Black Engineers at their annual convention...

Watch Why Fox News Contributor, Sheriff David...

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Start at the 4:30 mark

Fortune Ranks Black Lives Matter Founders Among...

A new Fortune ranking puts the three founders of the Black Lives Matter Movement high among other global politicians and leaders. In a list of...

#SaferThanATrumpRally Trends in Wake of More Violence...

As Republican front-runner Donald Trump gains more momentum heading into a possible brokered Republican convention, his rallies have become commonplace for violence and brutal...

Michael B. Jordan and Ryan Coogler Vanity...

Actor Michael B. Jordan and director Ryan Coogler have sent shock waves through social media after a Vanity Fair photo of the two "embracing"...

Tech Insider Leslie Miley: Tech’s Diversity Efforts...

Former Twitter engineer Leslie Miley revealed last year that Twitter has very few people of color in leadership roles in a post on Medium....

Ryan Coogler, Michael B. Jordan Hope Collab...

In a profile for Vulture, director Ryan Coogler and actor Michael B. Jordan spoke about their working collaboration so far. The two have worked together...

#BlackInBrooklynTech Reveals Racism and Principal’s Slow Response...

Students at the Brooklyn Technical High School in New York City are taking to social media to air their grievances about the school's alleged racism. The...

Twitter Flips With Excitement Over Official Announcement...

It's official: Ryan Coogler will direct Marvel's Black Panther. In a press release, the movie studio praises the Fruitvale Station and Creed director: “We are...

Twitter Unveils New Tactics to Stop Hate...

Twitter revealed new ways it will stop the rampant hate speech on its platform. According to The Guardian, Twitter aims at stopping the recruitment...

Steve Harvey Suffers an Onslaught of Racist Reactions...

Moments after Steve Harvey  crowned the wrong Miss Universe, the Internet wasted no time roasting him with clever memes and gifs of the faux pas. Though his mis-announcement was...

Ayesha Curry’s Hotly Debated Tweet Raises the...

Late last night, Ayesha Curry, wife of Stephen Curry, posted a tweet about women not covering up that had her name trending on the...

Twitter Head of Engineering Acknowledges Lack of...

In a International Business Times report, Twitter's senior vice president of engineering Alex Roetter revealed that the company's diversity woes is a problem, and that the...

Celebrities, Politicians React to #AssaultAtSpringValleyHigh

Since the tragic shooting of Ferguson, Missouri teen Michael Brown, Black celebrities have become vocal about police brutality and over-policing in Black and Brown...

Protesters Want #JusticeForJason After Video of Brutal...

Cellphone video of a young black teenager being aggressively restrained on Monday has sparked outrage on social media. A video that went viral on Twitter appears to show Jason Goolsby, an...