Pope Francis Calls Unrest in U.S. ‘Disturbing’

ROME — Pope Francis said on Wednesday that he was watching the “disturbing social unrest” in the United States with “great concern,” adding his voice to those of other world leaders who have spoken up about the days of unrest across the United States after the death of a black man in Minneapolis. “We cannot tolerate […]

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Snapchat will no longer promote posts from President Trump

Snapchat is following Twitter’s lead in minimizing content from President Trump. The social network famous for its funny face filters and disappearing photos on Wednesday confirmed to The Post that it would no longer promote Trump’s content on its “Discover” page, which hosts curated content from prominent accounts. “We will not amplify voices who incite […]

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Did Blackout Tuesday Movement Miss the Point? | Daily Pop | E! News

Social media users are taking to Instagram, Twitter and Facebook to post pictures of black squares as symbols of solidarity with the black community. #BlackoutTuesday #ENews #DailyPop Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub Subscribe to Daily Pop The PODCAST: http://linktr.ee/dailypop About Daily Pop: Come for the Hollywood headlines, stay for the hot takes and juicy gossip. Our hosts discuss, […]

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BTS star Suga apologizes for using Jonestown massacre leader Jim Jones’ voice in song

The management company for BTS star Suga released a formal apology after social media backlash to the South Korean rapper’s use of cult leader Jim Jones’ voice on his new mixtape. In 1978, Jones notoriously had 918 of his followers — 304 of them children — commit mass suicide by drinking cyanide-dosed Flavor Aid at […]

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Black Lives Matter Resources: How You Can Help Support Protesters & The Cause

As protests, fundraising, and social media campaigns continue across the nation following the May 25 death of George Floyd, we’ve rounded up some resources for our devoted readers to become part of the solution. In the wake of George Floyd‘s May 25 death by asphyxiation from the result of disgraced officer Derek Chauvin’s knee pressing into […]

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Man gets 10-month sentence for threatening Muslim politician

Prosecutors say a North Carolina man has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for anonymously threatening on social media to lynch a Muslim-American man who ran for a state Senate seat in Virginia By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press June 2, 2020, 6:03 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail […]

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Chris Brown Joins Blackout Tuesday Movement To Honor The Life Of George Floyd

As many celebs blacked out their social media in protest of George Floyd’s death, Chris Brown joined in the demonstration, saying his ‘heart’ was with those demanding justice. Chris Brown, 31, didn’t write a lot when captioning his June 2 Instagram post, but he didn’t really need to. Since “a picture’s worth a thousand words,” […]

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#BlackLivesMatter: Posting With Purpose – “Nightly Pop” 6/1/20 | E! News

Anxiety about posting on social? "Nightly Pop" offers a guide on how to not stay silent and show support for #BlackLivesMatter from the palm of your hand. #NightlyPop #ENews Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub Subscribe to Nightly Pop The PODCAST: http://linktr.ee/nightlypop About Nightly Pop: Morgan Stewart, Nina Parker and Hunter March dive into the week’s biggest stories in […]

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Former UCLA players criticize coach Chip Kelly’s treatment of African Americans

A tweet from UCLA football coach Chip Kelly about the social unrest that has gripped the nation over the last week sparked a rebuke from two former Bruins players who criticized the way Kelly treated African Americans on his team. Kelly did not mention George Floyd, the African American man who died May 25 after […]

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Brad Goreski Teases HBO Max Show With Husband Gary Janetti & How They ‘Make Each Other Laugh’

Social media’s favorite husband & husband duo, Brad Goreski & Gary Janetti have a show coming to HBO Max! Brad spoke to HL & revealed what we can expect! Brad Goreski and his husband Gary Janetti have brought their millions of fans into their 19-year relationship through social media and now, we’ll have an even […]

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Barack Obama Gives Advice To Protesters On How To Make ‘Real Change’ & Stars Applaud

Barack Obama took to social media to share a lengthy powerful message of advice with ‘basic lessons from past efforts’ to ‘bring about change’ for social injustice and many celebrities responded with their full support. Barack Obama, 58, spoke out in a statement about the headline-making nationwide protests over the weekend in response to the […]

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How Hollywood is gearing up to get back to work post-coronavirus

Lots of testing, protective gear, social distancing and coronavirus safety officers are at the heart of recommendations today from Disney, Netflix, CBS and other top studios, Hollywood’s leading guilds and producers to get the industry restarted from the pandemic that shut down production back in March. “The Industry-Wide Labor-Management Safety Committee Task Force (the “Task […]

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Disney World enlists ‘Star Wars’ Stormtroopers to enforce social distancing

To help enforce social distancing restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic, Walt Disney World has enlisted Stormtroopers from “Star Wars.” On May 20, parts of its Disney World reopened, including outdoor restaurants, entertainment venues and its shopping district, Disney Springs. Visitors must now follow rules that require all guests to wear face coverings, pass fever […]

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David Guetta’s George Floyd tribute mocked as ‘whitest way to react to racism’

A simple “sorry” would have sufficed. DJ David Guetta is being dragged on social media for a tone-deaf tribute to George Floyd that included a remixed speech by Martin Luther King Jr. Guetta, 52, was hosting a livestreamed fund-raising event on a New York City rooftop for coronavirus relief efforts on Saturday when he played […]

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Facebook workers speak out against Zuckerberg’s policy on Trump posts

Some Facebook employees are slamming the social network for not following Twitter’s example in flagging posts from President Trump. Numerous Facebook workers — including a number identifying themselves as high-level employees — criticized the company on Twitter over the weekend as protests over the death of George Floyd gripped the nation. “Mark is wrong, and […]

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Vanessa Bryant Shades ‘All Lives Matter’ Troll After She Posts Pic Of Kobe In An ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirt

Vanessa Bryant made a powerful statement on social media following the death of George Floyd, urging her followers to ‘drive out hate’ and ‘spread love.’ Vanessa Bryant, 38, has spoken out after the death of George Floyd. Sharing an image of her late husband Kobe Bryant wearing an “I Can’t Breathe” shirt — referencing the […]

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German ministry proposes 5 billion euro car bonus scheme -sources

© Reuters. 70 Years of Social Market Economy festivities with Chancellor Angela Merkel By Markus Wacket FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s Ministry of Economics has proposed a 5 billion euro ($5.6 billion) buyer bonus scheme as part of an impending stimulus package in an effort to boost car sales, two people close to the matter said […]

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Police praised for joining front line of Floyd protests

Police officers in one of New Jersey’s largest and most violent cities are getting praise on social media for marching alongside protesters in rallies over George Floyd’s death By CHRISTINA PACIOLLA May 31, 2020, 5:49 PM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Police officers in one of New […]

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Beyonce Speaks Out About George Floyd’s Death: “We’re Broken and Disgusted” | E! News

The "Homecoming" star takes to social media to share an important message about George Floyd’s death, urging her followers to open their eyes and take action. Watch. #Beyonce #ENews #CelebrityNews #GeorgeFloyd Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity […]

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Is Pickleball the Perfect Pandemic Pastime?

When social distancing mandates struck Daytona Beach, Fla., in April, residents of Latitude Margaritaville (one of several “55 and better” communities inspired by the Jimmy Buffett song) quickly gathered the essentials. There were face masks and gloves and cans of food, yes, but also paddles. And balls. And chalk. Because while the coronavirus pandemic may […]

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‘Teen Mom’s Cheyenne Floyd Criticizes ‘All-White’ Co-Stars Over ‘Silence’ After George Floyd’s Murder

Cheyenne Floyd shared a powerful message for her ‘Teen Mom’ co-stars on social media following the death of George Floyd, blasting them for posting ‘click bait.’ Cheyenne Floyd, 27, had some strong words for the cast of Teen Mom following the death of George Floyd. “As the only black mother on a all white show, your silence […]

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Dancer Uses TikTok to Help Fight Cancer | Feel Good Friday | E! News

Utah mother of 5 Tia Bee Mele Stokes uses the popular social media platform to stay positive during leukemia treatments and COVID-19! #ENews #CelebrityNews #FeelGoodFriday #TiaBeeMeleStokes Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, trend reports and more, […]

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White House hits back after Twitter cracks down on Trump’s Minneapolis tweet, reposts censored message

The White House on Friday pushed back against Twitter after the social media giant censored a tweet by President Trump threatening action against rioters in Minneapolis — with Trump accusing the company of double standards, as his team moved to get around Twitter’s restrictions. “Twitter is doing nothing about all of the lies & propaganda being put out by […]

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Europe’s social welfare net shows signs of wear from virus

Europe’s extensive social welfare net is showing signs of fraying under economic strain from the coronavirus, as protests erupted for a second day in Spain Friday against layoffs by French carmaker Renault, while Italy’s chief central banker warned that “uncertainty is rife.” Further afield, while New Zealand had all but eradicated the coronavirus with just […]

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What’s in Trump’s executive order on social media?

President Trump signed an executive order to reign in social media giants on Thursday. The order comes after Twitter added a fact check label to one of the president’s tweets about mail-in ballots. What’s in the order? Reigning in of Section 230 protections  The order does not remove Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act […]

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YouTuber Tati Westbrook Breaks IG Silence After 3 Weeks | E! News

After more than three weeks, the beauty influencer breaks her social media absence with a cryptic AF video montage. Check it out! Full Story: https://www.eonline.com/news/1156665/youtube-star-tati-westbrook-returns-to-social-media-with-cryptic-video-after-lengthy-absence #TatiWestbrook #ENews #CelebrityNews Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, trend reports […]

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