The intersection of the internet and the state.

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Chris Evans’ nonpartisan website reamed for upcoming series on the Middle East

The site is launching a series on the Middle East that doesn't have any MENA panelists.

On Aug 16, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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Elon Musk dragged for his ‘space represents hope’ tweet

It prompted people to write their own poems in response.

On Jul 13, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

Joe Biden and Jill Biden enter 2021 presidential inauguration.

After Biden’s inauguration, people online are still processing the last 4 years

'I’m choosing joy where I can.'

On Jan 20, 2021 by Jennifer Xia

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Drone footage reveals inmates digging mass burial graves on Hart Island

'What did this person do in life that they ultimately wound up here, alone?'

On Apr 9, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

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People are fuming over this ‘hit’ piece on Bernie Sanders and the Soviet Union

Thousands online criticize motivations behind New York Times report.

On Mar 6, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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Horny Joe Budden tweets keep getting flagged as Joe Biden’s

They are interesting old tweets. But they aren't Biden's.

On Mar 6, 2020 by David Covucci

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Senator calls on Amazon to fight coronavirus price gouging

'No one should be allowed to reap a windfall from fear and human suffering.'

On Mar 4, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

Ring Doorbell Recording Movements

Ring doorbells are collecting way more data than you think

The detailed look into the kind of information Ring is collecting comes as privacy and digital rights groups have raised alarms about the devices.

On Mar 4, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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Warren advisor deletes tweet about Sanders after being accused of ableism

She posted a photo of Warren using the stairs, while Sanders is using an escalator.

On Mar 3, 2020 by Felix Kalvesmaki

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Timmy Thick endorses Bernie Sanders

'Bernie is the ONLY candidate that can unite us all.'

On Mar 3, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

Chris Matthews announcing his retirement from MSNBC

MSNBC host Chris Matthews announces his retirement amid accusations of ‘sexist comments and behavior’

He apologized for his comments about women during his retirement announcement.

On Mar 2, 2020 by Sierra Juarez

Clearview AI Cameras

Clearview AI is reportedly also developing surveillance cameras

At least two organizations used the camera technology in trial runs.

On Mar 2, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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Greta Thunberg on cartoon depicting her being sexually assaulted: ‘This shows that we’re winning’

The disturbing cartoon was allegedly circulating among Canadian oil workers.

On Mar 1, 2020 by Brooke Sjoberg

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Viral Fox interview shows man who was quarantined for coronavirus coughing, sharing kid’s drink

People are grossed out.

On Feb 29, 2020 by Rachel Kiley

Clearview AI Client List

Clearview clients include ICE, Macy’s, Best Buy, leaked data reveals

The company on Wednesday said a list of its clients went missing.

On Feb 27, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich