Claire Goforth

Claire Goforth is a staff writer at the Daily Dot covering all things politics and technology with a focus on the far right and conspiracy theories.

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Dirty Delete: Rising Republican star is a superspreader of far-right policies

She's also proudly anti-TikTok.

On Dec 2, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Inside the far-right troll war between DeSantis, Trump, and Ye supporters

Accusations of backstabbing and treachery are already plaguing the race for the Republican presidential nomination.

On Nov 30, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Oath Keepers founder, others convicted of sedition for role in Jan. 6 Capitol riot

Stewart Rhodes and Kelly Meggs were found guilty.

On Nov 29, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Free speech advocate who popularized ‘groomer’ slur wants to suppress a photo of him with a sex cult member

James Lindsay is calling on his followers to report people who share a picture of him with a NXIVM member.

On Nov 29, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Dirty Delete: Tom Cotton is a throwback to another century

His politics sound more like someone born in 1877 than 1977.

On Nov 28, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Far-right embraces mass murderer’s pronoun choice to troll grieving LGBTQ community

They don't think it's possible to be nonbinary and a violent right-wing extremist.

On Nov 23, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Transphobes push anti-Tampax campaign after dirty ‘DM’ joke

A risqué tampon joke has some people seeing red.

On Nov 22, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘TikTok is an evil, evil place’: Influencer’s overdose death sparks accusations of toxic Disney fandoms, harassment

Ava Louise says harassment contributed to her friend's overdose.

On Nov 22, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Lauren Boebert’s ‘grooming’ accusations  resurface after she expressed sympathy for victims of mass shooting at an LGBTQ club

Boebert's being accused of encouraging 'hatred' for LGBTQ people.

On Nov 21, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Dirty Delete: Incoming Secretary of State got a boost from QAnon

While other election fraud liars with QAnon backing faltered, Morales sailed into office.

On Nov 18, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘Talking about Biden’s package again’: Republicans inundated with dick jokes as they declare Joe Biden to be the ‘BIG GUY’

It's 2020 all over again.

On Nov 17, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘These scumbags must go’: Far-right is p*ssed at Senate Republicans who voted to codify gay marriage

'The GOP proving once again how they don’t stand for literally anything.'

On Nov 17, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Andy Ngô has long been accused of knowingly causing the subjects of his tweets to be targeted by his followers, which include mass shooters and far-right extremists. He finally admits they do

'Caught in some lies on the stand.'

On Nov 16, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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This tweet about Elon Musk making Twitter worthless was deemed ‘hateful conduct.’ Now it’s a copypasta protest

The Twitter hordes have risen.

On Nov 15, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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‘They literally traced it’: Libertarian Party shares antisemitic meme about FTX Crypto’s collapse

"*Sets the 'Libertarian Party spreading neo-Nazi agitprop' counter back to zero*."

On Nov 15, 2022 by Claire Goforth