YouTube Finally Bans Supremacist Videos After 14 Years. What Took So Long?

YouTube says it’s now banning videos that include hate speech or promote supremacist views–a move that comes 14 years after the site’s inception and hundreds of millions of videos have been posted. The ban covers videos that suggest one group of people is superior over another based on factors including race, gender, age, or sexual […]

Are You the Target of Workplace Discrimination? This Startup Wants to Help

When Ariella Steinhorn and Mary Rinaldi met in the summer of 2018, both were in process of recovering from a professional crisis. They’d each recently been pushed out from New York City jobs at small, male-dominated tech startups after experiencing what they describe as persistent gender discrimination. Both women signed non-disparagement agreements as part of […]

House Resolution to Condemn Anti-Semitism, Anti-Muslim Discrimination, and White Supremacy

The House of Representatives is expected to vote on a resolution Thursday condemning anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim discrimination, and bigotry following Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s controversial comments about the role of pro-Israel activists in the U.S. government. “This is an opportunity once again to declare as strongly as possible opposition to anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim statements,” and “white supremacist […]