Defending Paul Haggis

As the MeToo movement has highlighted over the course of the past year, there is no shortage of rapists and serial abusers of women in Hollywood. A few short months ago it was revealed that Paul Haggis was accused of sexual misconduct by 4 different women; two of whom accuse him of rape.

Indeed,

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Tony Ortega’s Reddit Q & A

Last year, Tony Ortega, in desperate need of generating some interest in his ‘well past its sell-by date’ career, took to Reddit (the self-styled ‘front page of the internet’) for a Q & A session.

Though the questions asked by the users of site generated no shortage of half-truths, un-truths and

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Jumping Ship

 

Recently the Laura Ingram show found itself in hot water after she publicly mocked Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg. The resulting backlash was swift and overwhelming, targeting the show’s advertisers. This manner of consumer-driven protest has increasingly proven an effective tool countering hate speech in an era of fake news.

Would it come

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