On Satire

The gunmen who killed 12 people in the attack on French magazine Charlie Hebdo are now dead after battles with police that claimed yet more innocent victims. The world stands in solidarity with France and its media, and rightly so. Nothing justifies answering the barbs of a cartoonist’s pen with the bullets of a Kalashnikov. But as the outrage dissolves and […]

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Sopa | Pipa & American Censorship

· · What’s this about? Congress is trying to pass legislation that threatens free speech and innovation on the Internet, under the banner of anti-piracy efforts. · What’s at risk? The proposed infrastructure would damage the security of the Internet and allow the government extensive censorship abilities. · The result? Your favorite websites, both inside […]

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