Against hatred and intolerance we need education and civil courage. This is what Nobel science and Nobel peace is about. Bishop emeritus Gunnar Stålsett, in a speech at the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo, Norway.You can read his speech on the importance of science and peace in society on the blog of the Lindau Nobel Laureate …

“Debunking the First Amendment Myths Surrounding Revenge Porn Laws” – Forbes

Danielle Citron, law professor at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law, breaks down common arguments against the scourge that is “revenge porn” (nude or sexually explicit pictures of mostly young women posted on the Internet without their consent) and debunks them, using U.S. constitutional jurisprudence: Some object to criminalizing invasions of sexual privacy …

Object Thrown At Hillary Clinton During Speech

Years ago, at Obstwiesenfestival, someone threw a beer at the singer of Oceansize. Mike Vennart barely ducked and responded with a snarled, Manchesterian “If you want to get me, you’ll have to get up earlier, you little fuckwit.” I bet Hillary Clinton found other words when she ducked a shoe thrown at her by a …