• Pewdiepie ‘Sickened' That New Zealand Mosque Shooter Yelled ‘Subscribe to Pewdiepie' During Attack

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    YouTube star Pewdiepie made an effort to distance himself from a perpetrator in the fatal Christchurch, New Zealand mosque shootings after the attacker reportedly called out "subscribe to Pewdiepie" during the terror incident.
    At least 49 people were killed Friday, and dozens more were injured, at the two mosques targeted in the attack. The gunman in question demonstrated ties to numerous extreme-right ideologies and individuals in his manifesto and livestream of the attack, during which he mentioned the YouTuber. Pewdiepie, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, was not pleased to be...
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  • A Terrorist Attack In New Zealand

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Here's your week in review, in haiku.
    1.
    Why crime time when the system is designed for you?
    A Hallmark moment.
    2.
    O rlly Netflix?
    Miss Moreno cancels YOU
    One Day At A Time 3.
    North Korea runs hot , Brexit runs cold , lights on in Venezuela.
    4.
    Screams of the dying on Facebook. YouTube. Reddit.
    Meritocracy 5.
    Gather in worship unafraid. A prayer for love in a time of hate.
    It's spring break! RaceAhead is going outside for a while. Take good care until we return Tuesday, March 26. We believe in you.
    On Point White supremacist commits a terrorist attack on worshipping Muslims in New...
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  • The Shift: A Mass Murder of, and for, the Internet

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The attack in New Zealand is shocking on every level - and feels like a first for how unmistakably online it was.
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