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27 September 2017

No, Russian ads didn’t win the election for Trump

The Facebook ads scandal is built on a low view of voters.

CNN has officially lost the plot

Its treatment of a meme-making Reddit user has been shocking.

5 July 2017

There’s more to politics than trending

From ‘the absolute boy’ to Rees-Mogg-mania, online politics is naff.

5 July 2017

The internet isn’t dangerous for kids

Every new technology becomes an object of moral panic.

11 April 2017

‘Fake news’ flags won’t get to the truth

Let's trust people to be critical news consumers.

21 December 2016

Don’t make Facebook the ministry of truth

The fake-news panic is a threat to internet freedom.

1 June 2016

Reclaim the internet… from the censors

Yvette Cooper’s new campaign is an insidious attack on online freedom.