Charlie Hebdo and Debating the Merits of Censorship

Sam Seder for SamSeder Published January 9, 2015 - 9:36pm

A number of media organizations have chosen to censor the Charlie Hebdo cartoons while reporting on the story surrounding the Paris attacks. Are there merits to self-censorship?


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Obama's Full Speech In Wayne Michigan On Auto Industry Recovery

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Obama's Full Speech In Wayne Michigan On Auto Industry Recovery


President Obama delivers remarks on the resurgence of America's auto industry in Wayne, Michigan, January 7, 2015.


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Resolve To Be Healthier by Signing Up for Obamacare - Says VP Biden

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Resolve To Be Healthier By Signing Up For Obamacare, Says VP Joseph Biden


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Obama on Immigration Reform - Full Speech at Las Vegas H.S.

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Obama On Immigration Reform - Full Speech at Las Vegas H.S.


The day after addressing the nation on fixing a broken immigration system, President Obama speaks at Del Sol high School in Las Vegas,


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Tiresome Racial Politics Rear Their Ugly Head in Viral Harassment Video

Akiba Solomon for Colorlines Published October 31, 2014 - 7:00am

For the past couple of days I’ve been thinking about that video. You know the one that follows a 20-something white woman as she walks around New York City for 10 hours and receives a bunch of commentary and demands from men she doesn’t know. The video is effective.


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5 Crazy Conspiracy Theories About Ebola that Conservatives Actually Believe

Brian Tashman for Right Wing Watch Published October 30, 2014 - 8:53am

As of Thursday morning, there is only one person undergoing treatment for Ebola in the United States, and only two people have contracted the disease in the U.S., both of whom are healthcare workers who survived.


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Republican Thinks Gays Shouldn't Serve In The Military Because of Massages

Brian Tashman for Right Wing Watch Published October 23, 2014 - 7:00am

Rep. Louie Gohmert was an in-studio guest on the "Point Of View" radio program Tuesday, where he went off on a bizarre tangent about Ancient Greece in trying to make the case that allowing gays to serve in the military "is not a good idea."


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Glenn Beck Finally Has His Screaming Meltdown Over Ebola

Brian Tashman for Right Wing Watch Published October 20, 2014 - 7:00am

On Friday, Glenn Beck announced that his company was selling a t-shirt featuring the slogan "Love Is Contagious" in an effort to raise money for his Mercury One charity for use in the fight against Ebola.


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