Top editors abruptly ousted at Los Angeles Times

Sooooo …: this is a bad harbinger if there ever was one.

“In the latest major shake-up at the Los Angeles Times, Executive Editor and Publisher Davan Maharaj and his second-in-command Marc Duvoisin were abruptly fired Monday, according to the Los Angeles Times.

… The newspaper’s publisher will be Ross Levinsohn, who has no experience in newspapers but worked at Fox and Yahoo.”
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From the article: Executive Editor and Publisher Davan Maharaj and his second-in-command Marc Duvoisin were abruptly fired Monday, according to the Los Angeles Times.

Fighting Neo-Nazis and the Future of Free Expression

Not hosting hategroups is one thing. Holding a domain name hostage is another. This article from the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is about the slippery slope we are on when companies can decide who can and can’t be on the internet.

Oof, these times. All the issues, all at once. #everythingisconnected
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From the article: In the wake of Charlottesville, both GoDaddy and Google have refused to manage the domain registration for the Daily Stormer, a neo-Nazi website that, in the words of the Southern Poverty Law Center, is “dedicated to spreading anti-Semitism, neo-Nazism, and white nationalism.” Subsequently…