A Memphis movie theatre’s announcement that it will discontinue its annual screening of Gone With the Wind over concerns that the film is insensitive has prompted a heated discussion online.
The Orpheum theatre has shown that 1939 film each of the past 34 years, as part of its classics series.
It won 10 Oscars, including one for Hattie McDaniel as best supporting actress for her portrayal of a slave named Mammy. (She became the first black actor to win an Academy Award.)
The extent to which digital consumption of pirated materials displaces legitimate purchases is of fundamental importance for EU copyright policy design. The European Commission has commissioned Ecorys to carry out a study on the relation between online copyright infringement (digital piracy) and sales of copyrighted content.
The EU was plunged into a new crisis last night after hundreds of people were injured in violent stand-offs with Spanish police attempting to crush Catalonia's unauthorised independence referendum.
At least two people have been killed and 24 others wounded in a mass shooting at a Las Vegas concert.
A gunman opened fire at an open-air country music festival at the Mandalay Bay Hotel on the city's strip.
Ross talks about Youtube video demonetization and what it means for his channel, other youtubers, and the future of the world.
Japanese scientists invent an approach to quantum computing that renders a far larger number of calculations more efficiently than existing quantum computers.
The Russian propaganda machinery gleefully helped spread various fake news during the US presidential election. Next up are French and German elections, according to Andrew Weisburd who has studied Kremlin social media networks for years.
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For generations, people have fought to protect democracy. Now it’s our turn. Watch Morgan Freeman explain Russia’s plot to undermine the U.S.
Two people were hospitalized with serious injuries after a helicopter accidentally fired on bystanders at the Zapad 2017 military exercises, the online news portal 66.ru cited a source as saying on Tuesday.
It shouldn’t be surprising that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has become an idol among white nationalists in the United States.
During the white nationalist “Unite the Right” rally several weeks ago in Charlottesville, Virginia, Baked Alaska, an infamous far-right YouTuber, livestreamed an encounter with a demonstrator wearing a T-shirt that read “Bashar’s Barrel Delivery Co.” The shirt alluded to the Assad regime’s frequent, horrific use of barrel bombs — weapons employed to indiscriminately target rebel-held areas of Syria.
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President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia said his country opposed cutting off oil supplies to North Korea as part of new sanctions being considered in the wake of the country’s latest nuclear test, according to official accounts of his meeting Wednesday with President Moon Jae-in of South Korea.
It's digital blackface, according to this writer - see if her arguments change your emoji habits.
The White House’s budget proposal would cancel funding for a tiny agency trying to keep workers and the public safe from chemical industry accidents.
North Korea has said it has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb designed to be mounted on its newly-developed intercontinental ballistic missile, producing a greater yield than any of its previous nuclear tests.
The hydrogen bomb test ordered by leader Kim Jong-un was a "perfect success" and was a "meaningful" step in completing the country's nuclear weapons programme, state television said.
A Black Lives Matter leader from Louisville, Kentucky, is demanding white people pay for their inherent sin of being white by adhering to a 10-point list of demands, which includes small gestures like giving up your home and leaving your property to a minority family when you die.