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Tech companies silence pro-child voices

Family | YouTube, Amazon don’t want to hear critiques of transgender ideology
by Mary Jackson
Posted 6/26/20, 04:58 pm

Online transgender gurus get millions of views online with peppy videos instructing curious teens on cross-sex hormones and sex-change surgeries. But YouTube recently blocked a video featuring ex-transgender writer and speaker Walt Heyer cautioning against talking children into those experimental and irreversible procedures. The streaming video site marked the three-hour video as “hate speech.”

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European writers win literature Nobels

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 10/10/19, 11:47 am

The Nobel literature committee picked controversial winners in Olga Tokarczuk of Poland and Peter Handke of Austria. The Swedish Academy handed out the double prize for literature on Thursday after canceling last year’s award due to a sex abuse scandal involving committee members.

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American rapper convicted in Sweden

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 8/14/19, 12:08 pm

A$AP Rocky escaped jail time on Wednesday after a Swedish court found the American rapper guilty of assault in a street brawl in Stockholm. The court ordered the artist, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, and two other defendants to pay a $1,307 fine. The three also received conditional sentences, freeing them from jail time unless they commit a similar offense again in Sweden.

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