We Spoke to Joan Cornellá, the Artist Who Really Should Have Been Cancelled By Now
You will have almost definitely seen his work on Instagram, whether it's an influencer being shot point blank in the face or a mother jump-shotting her newborn baby.
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Snapchat's Gender-Swapping Photo Filters Can Result in Real Transphobia
"There’s a fine line between encouraging people to take gender less seriously and not considering trans realities."
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Facebook, YouTube, WhatsApp Banned Again in Sri Lanka After Violence Against Muslims
It’s part of a worrisome trend of governments blocking citizens' internet access
Introducing 'Wholesome Trapping', the Thirst Trap's Cutesy Cousin
If the thirst trap is about showing a little skin to remind the object of your horniness that you exist, the wholesome trap is about showing what a lovely down-to-earth person you are – in a hot way.
Helen Meriel Thomas
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Can Singapore’s New Law Against Fake News Affect Free Speech?
Activists say the law grants the government sweeping powers and could lead to censorship.
8chan Is a Mysterious Place to U.S. Anti-Terrorism Officials
U.S. intel officials from the FBI, DOJ and DHS seemed fairly unfamiliar with the platform during a Congressional hearing Wednesday.
How Do You Help an Online Friend Who Seems Depressed?
When you barely know someone, it's hard to tell what’s a mental health crisis and what’s just run-of-the-mill venting.
For Gay Men in Indonesia, There's No Place Safer Than Twitter
It's the only place where we can feel like we belong to a community—but without the pressure of revealing everything about ourselves.
Amahl S. Azwar
Researchers Say Facebook’s Dead Users Could Outnumber the Living Within 50 Years
This study suggests we start thinking seriously about how we handle digital remains.
Canadian Far Right Extremism
This ‘Uncensored’ Right-Wing Facebook Clone Allows Racism but Not Nudity
It's the brainchild of a Canadian man who wants to provide a safe space for racists who've been kicked off Facebook.
Blind People Can Struggle to Understand Memes, So They Made Their Own
Screen-reading software allows visually impaired people to use the internet, but it hits a wall when it comes to memes.
People Tell Us the Opinions They'd Never Share with Their Friends
It’s trendy to be a contrarian on social media. Here are some thoughts nobody is brave enough to tweet.