Tag: hate

Despite Initial Pullback, PayPal Will Continue to Fine Users for ‘Intolerance’ and ‘Hate’

PayPal intends to fine users who engage in activities that the payment service believes come under the categories of “hate” and “intolerance,” according to its last updated Acceptable User Policy (AUP). In September, PayPal announced that it was amending its AUP, which is scheduled to come into effect in November. The policy stated that PayPal…


Lockdowns, Closures, and the Loss of Moral Clarity

Commentary Last weekend, an 18-year-old kid slogged a powerful weapon into a Buffalo, New York, grocery store and started shooting people based on race. Thirteen people were slaughtered. His goal was to start a race war, along the lines of the fiction books that inspired his online gurus. He live-streamed the carnage and left a…


Twitter Loses Online Hate Speech Court Battle in France

PARIS—Twitter must disclose details on what it does to tackle hate speech online in France, the Paris appeals court ruled on Thursday, handing a win to advocacy groups that say the social network does not do enough. The decision provides ammunition to campaigners elsewhere in Europe who want tougher controls to prevent the spread of…


You’ve Got to Be Taught to Love

Commentary The lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II wrote many beautiful songs for Broadway musicals. One that was not beautiful, but powerful for what it said about race relations in 1949 when the show opened was “You’ve Got to Be Carefully Taught.” The song was about being taught to hate. You also must be taught to love….


‘Straight-Out Jew Hatred’: Canada’s Jewish Community Shaken By Antisemitic Incidents

Since the recent escalation of fighting between Israel and Hamas, media reports of violence against Jews by anti-Israel activists during protests have rocked Canada’s Jewish community. Pro-Palestinian demonstrations in every major Canadian city have included attendees holding hate-filled signage and violent outbreaks. At Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto on May 15, chants were heard of…


Why Do We Hate America?

Commentary This is no longer a hypothetical question or an intellectual exercise. With breathtaking acceleration over the last several years of Black Lives Matter riots and “social justice”-excused chaos, our citizens are growing in not just apathy but outright anger towards our nation itself, a palpable hatred for the very foundations the country was built…