Thor Benson is an independent journalist who has contributed to The Atlantic, The Daily Beast, Rolling Stone, Wired and many other publications. He is currently based in New Orleans, Louisiana.
How fears of the ‘antifa apocalypse’ set the stage for QAnon
The many lives of the Dancing Baby, cyberspace’s first cringe meme
The enduring footprint of one of TV’s first big companion podcasts
This is the new big name in domestic surveillance.
On Oct 2, 2020 by Thor Benson
Fears have been stoked, but are they grounded in reality.
On Aug 16, 2020 by Thor Benson
Facebook and Twitter differ in their approaches.
On Jul 13, 2020 by Thor Benson
His words could have consequences.
On Jun 13, 2020 by Thor Benson
The expansion of use is alarming.
On May 26, 2020 by Thor Benson
It's not just Amazon—or blue-collar jobs.
On Apr 20, 2020 by Thor Benson