What Makes Tony Ortega Toxic

It’s been a wild week on the Internet by anyone’s standard. Over the weekend the FBI warned router users around the world to reset their passwords for fear of a potential Russian hack in progress. By Tuesday ABC had cancelled Roseanne Barr’s hit television show in the wake of bigoted comments she made via

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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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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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