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Milo Yiannopoulos invited to speak at Parliament House

Milo Yiannopoulos invited to speak at Parliament House

New South Wales Senator David Leyonhjelm has invited controversial far-right commentator Milo Yiannopoulos to speak at Australia’s Parliament House during his tour of Australia. Yiannopoulos has been embroiled in controversy during his public life, describing feminism as “cancer”, appearing to condone paedophilia and denying the existence of rape culture. The former Breitbart tech editor also had […]

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Milo Yiannopoulos banned from WA government owned venues

Milo Yiannopoulos banned from WA government owned venues

The Western Australian government has banned Milo Yiannopoulos from government venues with the Premier saying the outspoken conservative speaker was not welcome in the state. Speaking to Nine News, Premier Mark McGowan said people didn’t need to hear the British commentators views. “Anyone who defends paedophiles and associates with Nazis, I don’t think is a […]

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Provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos announces Australian Tour dates

Provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos announces Australian Tour dates

Controversial commentator Milo Yiannopoulos has announced dates for an Australian speaking tour, including an appearance in Perth on Saturday 2nd December. The event will be held somewhere in the Perth CBD but organisers will not reveal the location until just seven days before the provocative author arrives. Alongside his lecture, the author will also host […]

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Fox News: Gay people just care about pop music and going to the beach

Fox News: Gay people just care about pop music and going to the beach

A Fox News commentator reporting on a memorial vigil for the Pulse nightclub massacre has suggested that gay people just care about pop music and going to the beach. Journalist Chadwick Moore was appearing on the Tucker Carlson program to discuss a vigil that was held at New York City’s Stonewall Inn to mark the […]

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Ross Matthews, Roxane Gay and more respond to Milo controversy

Ross Matthews, Roxane Gay and more respond to Milo controversy

High profile alt-right advocate Milo Yiannopoulos has dominated the headlines recently, losing a lucrative book deal and stepping down from his position at Breitbart News. The openly gay writer has made a name for himself, speaking out against feminism, trans people, Islam and other minorities throughout his career. Recently resurfaced footage of Yiannopoulos appearing to […]

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Milo Yiannopoulos leaves Breitbart after paedophilia controversy

Milo Yiannopoulos leaves Breitbart after paedophilia controversy

Controversial writer Milo Yiannopoulos has resigned from his position at Brietbart after controversial footage surfaced of the alt-right advocate appearing to support paedophilia. The self-styled “most fabulous supervillain” has been criticised for his anti-LGBTIQ, anti-Islam, racist and misogynistic views for years. Now, the avid Trump supporter has lost a lucrative book deal with publisher Simon […]

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Milo Yiannopoulos’ book deal cancelled after backlash

Milo Yiannopoulos’ book deal cancelled after backlash

Brietbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos has had a controversial book deal cancelled by publisher Simon & Schuster amidst growing concern over unearthed speeches. The far-right provocateur has been inundated with criticism after footage of Yiannopoulos joking about sexual acts with a Catholic priest and dismissing age-of-consent laws resurfaced online. Simon & Schuster released a statement revealing […]

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Roxane Gay pulls book from publisher in protest against Milo Yiannopoulos

Roxane Gay pulls book from publisher in protest against Milo Yiannopoulos

Best selling Feminist author Roxane Gay has pulled her upcoming book How to be Heard from its publisher TED books, a subsidiary of Simon and Schuster. The move is in response to the publishing giant commissioning a book from author Milo Yiannopoulos, a hero of the alt-right movement. Gay is best known for her 2014 […]

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Milo Yiannopoulos event shut down at University of California

Milo Yiannopoulos event shut down at University of California

An event at the University of California’s Davis campus has been cancelled as a result students protesting the appearance of controversial Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos. Yiannopoulos, who secured a book deal with the with publisher Simon & Schuster late last year, has made a name for himself with his incendiary opinions and has recently ridiculed transgender […]

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Publisher defends Milo Yiannopoulos book deal

Publisher defends Milo Yiannopoulos book deal

  Publisher Simon and Schuster are defending their decision to sign a US$250,000 deal to publish the autobiography of alt-right identity Milo Yiannopoulos. Yiannopouos, who is a regular guest on SKY News’ The Bolt Report, is an outspoken journalist who was banned from social media platform Twitter after he led a campaign encouraging people to troll Ghostbusters’ actress […]

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