Former and current black employees on Tuesday filed a class action lawsuit against Atlanta-based CNN, Turner Broadcasting and New York based parent company Time Warner for racial discrimination.
"As a result of the current discrimination lawsuit filed on behalf of DeWayne Walker vs. CNN, Time Warner & Turner, we have uncovered stories involving abuse of power, nepotism, revenge, retaliation and discrimination," said Daniel Meachum said in a press release. read more
Late-night radio host Art Bell is suing controversial right-wing commentator Michael Savage for defamation, claiming that Savage insinuated Bell's wife was a 10-year-old sex worker during the September 25 episode of his "Savage Nation" radio program. read more
Conspiracy radio host Alex Jones hit back at The Blaze's Glenn Beck the day after Beck labeled him a "madman," accusing-but-not-accusing Beck of being gay. read more
The Electronic Privacy Information Center previously has complained to the federal government about Web-linked devices that allow companies to spy on Americans.
Now it's turning its attention to My Friend Cayla.
That's a doll offered by Genesis Toys.
"After establishing a Bluetooth connection with the Cayla and/or i-Que doll, the mobile application connects the doll to the Internet. The Cayla and i-Que applications record and collect conversations between the dolls and children. A child's statements are converted into text, which is then used by the application to retrieve answers using Google Search, Wikipedia and Weather Underground." read more
The anti-gay American Family Association might be booted out of a charity scheme in Connecticut for likening homosexuality to paedophilia and waging war against gay people.
One of the largest anti-LGBT organisations in America, the AFA maintains tax-exempt charitable status, meaning taxpayers effectively subsidise its frequent anti-LGBT boycotts and homophobic witch hunts. read more