Tagged Ben Carson


Twitter Versus Freedom of Speech

On January 8, Milo Yiannopoulos, a senior editor for Breitbart, had his Twitter verification stripped from his account. This simple checkmark signifies that an account is the official account of an individual with enough recognition to warrant a verification and avoid impersonation. While this may seem petty, the removal of Yiannopoulos’s verification illuminated a serious…


Apparently Saying “All Lives Matter” is Unacceptable

Democratic Presidential candidate Martin O’Malley’s forced apology for saying “all lives matter” is a truly ridiculous statement. The progressives of Netroots Nation demanded that the former Maryland governor give vocal support to the slogan “Black Lives Matter.” “Black lives matter,” said O’Malley, who then made the critical mistake of adding, “White lives matter. All lives…

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