The intersection of the internet and the state.
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
Timmy Thick endorses Bernie Sanders
'Bernie is the ONLY candidate that can unite us all.'
On Mar 3, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio
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 is reportedly also developing surveillance cameras
At least two organizations used the camera technology in trial runs.
On Mar 2, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich
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
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