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Apparently Internet Trolls Prefer Women

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Ok so you’re not exactly shocked and dismayed – especially if you’re a woman. But it’s an unfortunate discovery nonetheless. The BBC’s Valeria Perasso reported this past Wednesday that the United Nations has issued a “worldwide wake-up call” in response to cyber violence against women...

Proof Some People Don’t Deserve Internet Access

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I’ve read some crazy things on social media over the past few years, but this Facebook post about why natural hair has become so popular among Black women takes the cake. I’m not sure who actually wrote the Post, but when @KKoming2AmerAKA shared it and...

The FCC Gave The Internet A Big Middle Finger

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The FCC just dealt the internet a huge blow yesterday, in a move that proves they don’t care about net neutrality. The New York Times reported that that the FCC is proposing a new ruling that would allow Internet service providers to charge companies different rates for faster...

Why Comcast’s Proposed Merger With Time Warner is Bona Fide BAD NEWS

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If you’re a former or current Comcast customer, chances are you’re pretty dissatisfied with them, to put it mildly. Their shady billing schemes, endless technical snafus and hit, but mostly miss, customer service put Comcast at the bottom of many people’s list – yet their...

ColorofChange is Fighting to Bring Net Neutrality Back from the Dead – Literally

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Regardless of the venue, the struggle to ensure freedom appears to be never ending. The ColorofChange’s recent communiqué just hipped the public to a major decision made last week that threatens access to the Internet as we’ve come to know it: A federal appeals court...

Bow Down: Beyonce’s The Most Searched Person of 2013

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She may not have released an album this year, but people were still talking and thinking about Beyonce this year. The superstar took the number one spot and Bing’s annual top searches list. With her highly-publicized tour, much talked about haircut, Inauguration lip syncing controversy...