Marine leader says revenge porn 'allegations undermine everything we stand for'
The revenge porn scandal rocking the Marines has been condemned by the upper echelons of the military. Two of the most powerful people in uniform denounced a Marine-led Facebook group that shared a Google Drive filled with nude photos of female marines and other women. The photos were uploaded without the women’s consent. SEE ALSO: […]
Michelle Obama casually shows up at school and gives students surprise of a lifetime
Twelve high school girls in Washington, DC got the surprise of a lifetime on International Women’s Day when Michelle Obama showed up unannounced. The beloved former FLOTUS walked through the doors of Cardozo Education Campus on Wednesday to a classroom filled with 12 female students in a visit that came as a total surprise to […]
The ACLU is fighting police who want private info on a political Facebook group
In a potentially troubling move for the future of online organizing, police in Washington are looking to dig up private information on members of a political Facebook group. A judge recently granted the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Department a warrant served on Facebook that seeks out the “messages, photos, videos, wall posts and location information (IP […]
Daredevil just crossed the Atlantic in the most epic way
Well, that’s one way to get an ab workout. A South African man named Chris Bertish has just become the very first human being to cross the entire Atlantic Ocean on a stand-up paddleboard. He made the fierce 4,050-mile journey alone at sea over 93 days, The Guardian reports, crossing from Agadir, Morocco to Antigua’s […]
Twitter is now marking entire profiles as 'sensitive'
Twitter is trying to take on its troll problem in 2017, but the campaign is not without problems. In addition to a range of tools aimed at filtering abusive tweets, the platform now appears to be quietly marking entire accounts as sensitive. SEE ALSO: Inside Twitter’s decision to keep Periscope and abandon everything else On […]