Politics and Entertainment: Moral Distinctions Matter in the Toews-Social Media Brouhaha

It’s important to make a moral distinction between the actions of Vikileaks30 and Anonymous – the latter’s actions clearly constituting an overt and hostile threat –  instead of lumping them together, as some eager journalists have, in sanctimonious indignation. The effect if not the intention of Vikileaks30’s tweets was to remind Mr. Toews that whether ...

Blunt Objects: Guilty Before Proven Innocent… No, Wait, Just Guilty

Because you know that even if its proven the NDP are not the culprits behind the Anon twitter account @vikileaks30, John Baird will most likely not apologize and retract his remarks. The evidence provided by the Ottawa Citizen’s investigation into the Vikileaks account is ridiculous, as well. Here’s what they’re saying: Aside from being used ...