The international news agency Reuters found itself with a pair of self-inflicted, social media-induced headaches on Wednesday.
A commentator named Robert Lee was scheduled to call a football game in Charlottesville, Va., but the coincidence that he shares a name with Confederate general Robert E. Lee caused ESPN to reverse course.
The University of Southern California mascot, Traveler IX, is a symbol tied to white supremacy and should be removed from campus, according to some USC students.
The Atlantic writer Peter Beinart sent out a Very Serious Tweet on Friday in response to the white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Va. You could tell it was important, because these events have affected the children. For God’s sake, think of the children.