Facebook's Complaint Process Is Arbitrary — But So Is Campaigning Bennett Haselton writes "After initial abuse reports failed to shut down some anti-women and pro-rape pages on Facebook, a wider lobbying campaign succeeded in prompting a Facebook policy change. This has been alternately hailed as a vindication of the campaigner's cause, or derided as proof that Facebook can be cowed by humorless feminists. In reality, the success of the campaign was most ...
June 14, 2013 - Slashdot
The Silver Cord Alternately hilarious and heart-stopping, Sidney Howard's 'The Silver Cord' tells the story of the sweetly tyrannical, Mrs. Phelps - the "mother of all mothers."
June 11, 2013 - New York Times
Iain Banks | Scottish writer, 59 Iain Banks, 59, who alternately wowed and disturbed readers with his dark jokes and narrative tricks, died early Sunday. In April, he announced that he was terminally ill with gall bladder cancer and that his soon-to-be released novel, The Quarry, would be his last.
June 11, 2013 - Philly.com
Friedrich Engels in Socialist Worker Online No wonder Karl Marx's collaborator Frederick Engels described American political parties as "two great gangs of political speculators, who alternately take possession of the state power and exploit it by the most corrupt means and for the most...