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Why China’s Top Rappers Are Dissing the Hong Kong Protests

Masked men and women in Hong Kong this weekend came face-to-face with police in one of the biggest battles of the ongoing protest, getting sprayed…

YouTube Is (Still) Silencing LGBTQ Sex Ed

The video opens on two men sitting next to each other in a well-lit living room smiling expectantly and drinking what looks to be a…

The Fine Art of Censoring Your Instagram Nudes With Emojis

Japanese interface designer Shigetaka Kurita created the first widely used set of emojis in 1999. After a decade of success in Japan, Kurita made his…

Tumblr Just Nuked the Last Safe Space to Be Horny Online

Yesterday, if you logged into Tumblr, you saw this at the top of your dashboard: Click through, and you learn that the new policies are…