Sunday, 28 November , 2021

Social Media

The Facebook Team that Tried to Swing Nicaragua’s Election is Full...

A tacit agreement between the government and Facebook appears to have been made: you can keep the profits, but we control the message. As...

Newly released documents expose how US intelligence meddled in Venezuelan elections...

By Kit Klarenberg 1 Nov, 2021 America’s interference in the electoral process in Venezuela is laid bare in a series of files that reveal how Washington provided...

This Is the Newest Front in Anti-Vaxxers’ War on Instagram Misinfo...

And they’re using these latest techniques to draw followers into other far-right movements. By Kiera Butler October 4, 2021 Fight disinformation. Get a daily recap of the...

120 politicians, journalists, and artists sign letter urging Merkel to confront...

Jul 12, 2021 Over a hundred people from German politics, media, and art have called on their chancellor to confront Joe Biden during an upcoming...

Like, Share, Recruit: How a White-Supremacist Militia Uses Facebook to Radicalize...

By SIMON SHUSTER/KYIV, UKRAINE and BILLY PERRIGO/LONDON January 7, 2021 photo: Maxim Dondyuk for TIME The snow had just melted on the streets of Kyiv when...

Israel-Palestine: How social media was used and abused

As ceasefire agreed, tech giants come under spotlight over censorship, disinformation and manipulation concerns from past two weeks By Rayhan Uddin 21 May 2021 During the recent violence...

Ten years since WikiLeaks and Assange published the Guantánamo Files

By Oscar Grenfell 30 April 2021 Last week marked a decade since WikiLeaks published a tranche of 779 secret files from the US government’s Guantánamo Bay...

Facebook bans RT’s digital content project Redfish after posts marking end...

30 Apr, 2021 RT’s Redfish, an award-winning Berlin-based digital content project, has had its Facebook page of over 830,000 followers deleted over posts commemorating the...

Cops want stop to social media scrutiny

Fury after Met union urges action to prevent people sharing videos of police By Bethany Rielly April 14, 2021 THE Metropolitan Police Federation came under fire today...

Trump teases 2024 run & promises more rallies in interview banned...

31 Mar, 2021 Donald Trump has again teased the prospect of a third run for the presidency in 2024 in a new interview, and promised...