In the United States, literary censorship leads the ideological warfare

By Claudia Cohen Posted yesterday at 19:51, Update yesterday at 19:51 The time when literature could boast of having little accountability to public, religious or well-meaning authorities seems long gone. Above: The main reading room of the New York Public Library. NICOLAS ECONOMOU/NurPhoto via AFP HISTORY – Over 2,500 books have been banned from schools […]

The Silicon Valley Offensive to oust Chinese TikTok from the United States

Number one for downloads in the US and Europe since 2021, TikTok is about to dethrone Silicon Valley’s social networks. Avishek Das / SOPA Images / Sipa USA via Reuters Connect – DECRYPTION – Criticism of the app resonates in Washington, two years after Trump threatened a forced sale. What if TikTok was Beijing’s fake […]

can we publish some messages on the avenue?

DECRYPTION – In latest times, these advertising and marketing posters have aroused the anger of wellness personnel. They wonder how they could have been licensed and why they have not yet been eradicated. Citizens strolling via the streets of Toulouse observe with shock the arrival of massive billboards highlighting antitivax messages. “ Covid vaccination: 1 […]

The ValueAct activist invites himself to the capital of the New York Times

By getting its hands on 6.7% of the capital of the American media, the investment company wants the New York Times to deploy a more aggressive policy around its bundled offers. Trouble begins for the New York Times Company? The activist ValueAct Capital Management has just acquired 6.7% of the capital of the group which […]

New York times campaign accused of promoting ‘intellectual dispossession’

Par Le Figaro Published on 02/22/2022 at 4:41 p.m. – At the end of 2021, the American daily had more than 8 million subscribers. SHANNON STAPLETON / REUTERS – By suggesting that the saga Harry Potter could be “imagined without its author”, the American daily aroused strong reactions, in particular from opponents of the “cancel […]