9 YouTube channels that will make you smarter about social justice

Information is accessible in so many ways, and the digital generation is getting news and resources through social media, podcasts and even YouTube. Vlogging is gaining traction in the social justice community as a way to create a dialogue and raise awareness about important issues. The visual component allows for the use of humor, audience engagement(…)


Department of Justice appeals ruling in New York iPhone unlocking case

The Department of Justice is pushing to appeal its defeat last week in a New York iPhone unlocking case. The government sought to unlock an iPhone used in a methamphetamine smuggling operation through the powers granted by the All Writs Act, but was vigorously rejected by Magistrate Judge Orenstein in a 50-page decision handed down on(…)


J.K. Simmons will play Commissioner Gordon in Zack Snyder’s Justice League

The Hollywood Reporter reports that Oscar winner J.K. Simmons has been cast as Commissioner Gordon in the upcoming Justice League films. The announcement means that Simmons, probably best known for his turn as J. Jonah Jameson in the first Spider-Man trilogy, has made a big jump from Marvel to DC, news that will probably disappoint comics(…)


Supreme Court justice died after hanging out with a centuries-old secret society of hunters

In the days after Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead at a remote Texas ranch, it emerged that he was in the company of an unspecific group of hunters who were staying at the resort free of charge. Turns out the group’s members were no average joes. SEE ALSO: Conspiracy theorists say Supreme(…)