SPLC apologizes, pays up, for 'hate' labeling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Southern Poverty Law Center once cast Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., as a "hater." James Hodgkinson, an SPLC fan, a short time later shot the congressman while he was practicing more…

AMC suspends Chris Hardwick talk show

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- TV host Chris Hardwick is facing career fallout amid allegations by his ex-girlfriend, actress Chloe Dykstra, that he sexually and emotionally abused her. AMC said Saturday more…

Prof: Google algorithms 'privilege whiteness'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUS REFORM) -- A University of Southern California professor argues in a new book that Google’s search algorithms “privilege whiteness” and “discriminate against people of color,” a claim more…

Audi boss arrested in diesel probe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AFP) -- Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler was arrested Monday in connection with parent company Volkswagen's "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal, with prosecutors saying they feared he might try more…

4 in 10 delete social media in past year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) -- There is a serious lack of trust in social media such as Facebook and Twitter and consumers expect brands that advertise on such platforms to urgently more…

The ominous new politics of trade

by Lowell Ponte -- "War is the continuation of politics by other means," wrote famed Prussian military theorist Carl von Clausewitz. In our time, international trade is becoming the continuation of war more…