Jan 29, 2023

Advocacy groups decry Meta Trump reinstatement

Technology policy and media-monitoring organizations warn that Trump’s return to Meta platforms will lead to a surge of misinformation and discrimination against marginalized communities.

Jan 15, 2021

How adtech helped to radicalise the US

The digital advertising ecosystem has played a role in promoting hate and division, the author of the Ad Contrarian blog writes.

Jan 13, 2021

Should social media companies alone have the power to ban Donald Trump?

Should the public be represented if digital media has created a new public square?

Jan 12, 2021

The legacy of Brand Trump: from disruption to self-destruction

The politicians and commentators that tied their fortunes to the outgoing president's brand played one hand too many and have been seriously burnt.

Jan 11, 2021

Stunning demonstration of white privilege desecrates Brand America

The heinous mob attacks on the US Capitol building on Wednesday finally provided a wake-up call to those who have enabled a poisonous level of social discourse over the past four years.

Jan 10, 2021

Twitter suspends Trump account permanently

The handle had been a primary way of communicating with the public throughout Trump’s campaigns and term in office.