Facebook’s Oversight Board, an independent and international panel that was created and funded by the social network, plans to announce on Wednesday whether former President…Read More Facebook panel will reveal on Wednesday whether Trump will regain his megaphone.
Late on Nov. 3, election workers in Fulton County, Georgia, heard that they would be allowed to go home for the night. So they packed…Read More Top Georgia election official debunks ‘ridiculous’ claims about election fraud.
At a rambling news conference on Thursday, Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump’s personal lawyer, mixed misleading statements, wild conspiracy theories and outright fabrications as he…Read More Giuliani makes accusations of fraud that the Trump team has failed to support in court.
Allies of President Trump are spreading another baseless rumor about computer-based vote manipulation, days after they gained attention for falsely claiming that a widely used…Read More No, the Army didn’t seize a German server showing a Trump landslide.
Last week, the Trump campaign published a series of posts on Facebook and Twitter identifying dead Americans whose names, the campaign alleged, were used to…Read More Local officials rebut 3 dead-voter claims by the Trump campaign.
A catchphrase winking at an unfounded voter fraud conspiracy in the presidential election trended on Twitter on Tuesday morning as President Trump’s allies continued to…Read More ‘Release the Kraken,’ a catchphrase for unfounded conspiracy theory, trends on Twitter.
Over the weekend, President Donald Trump was denied a second term in office in a landmark victory for Democratic challenger Joe Biden. And with Biden…Read More 7 Songs That Soundtracked Donald Trump's Big Loss
For years, Newsmax was a bit player in the right-wing media universe. The 22-year-old news outlet was small compared with conservative media juggernauts like Fox…Read More Newsmax courts Fox News viewers with election denialism.
Facebook said on Wednesday that it plans to continue a moratorium on political advertising for the foreseeable future, a move that may affect Democrats and…Read More Facebook plans to continue a ban on political ads for another month.
On Monday evening and into Tuesday, a strain of false information that Democratic presidential candidate Joseph R. Biden Jr. had lost Pennsylvania and his president-elect…Read More False Claims That Biden ‘Lost’ Pennsylvania Surge, and Tech Companies Struggle to Keep Up
WASHINGTON — The tech industry had it easy under President Barack Obama. Regulators brought no major charges, executives rotated in and out of the administration,…Read More Biden Is Expected to Keep Scrutiny of Tech Front and Center
This year has shown that technology can be both essential and irrelevant. By Shira Ovide Source: Read Full ArticleRead More All Hail the Un-Tech Election
In its short life span, it was one of the fastest growing groups in Facebook’s history and a hub for those trying to delegitimize the…Read More The Rise and Fall of the ‘Stop the Steal’ Facebook Group
This election in particular has generated flashbacks to 2000, when a 36-day battle ensued between the campaigns of George W. Bush and Al Gore over…Read More Fox News’ Bill Hemmer On Covering The Disputed 2000 Election – And What To Expect If There’s Another Challenge: Q&A
The Breeders’ Kim and Kelley Deal took part in conversation with Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown during an upcoming Rolling Stone Fridays for Unity event, which is…Read More Breeders' Kim and Kelley Deal Talk Voting With Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown
Chris Evans is encouraging first-time voters to keep fighting for what they believe in. On Oct. 24, the 39-year-old actor stopped by MTV’s Vote For…Read More Chris Evans Commends First-Time Voters Who Are Advocating For Change: "I Feel So Inspired"
People assume a lot about Gen Z and young Millennials: we’re overly sensitive, we’re not willing to work hard, or we’re just downright entitled. Having…Read More What's at Stake For Young America in 2020 — in Our Own Words
President Trump has made his war on Big Tech a central piece of his re-election campaign. For months, he has accused Facebook and Twitter of…Read More Trump Still Miles Ahead of Biden in Social Media Engagement
President Trump owes a lot of money: hundreds of millions of dollars of it. Whom he owes it to has been the subject of countless…Read More No, There Isn’t Evidence That Trump Owes Money to Russia
After Tuesday’s chaotic presidential debate, in which President Trump repeatedly ignored the ground rules, his supporters turned their anger on Chris Wallace, the Fox News…Read More Republicans Sow Doubts About Debate Fairness
The presidential election is 35 days away and the first debate is Tuesday night. Whoever, President Trump or former vice president Joe Biden, wins the…Read More Here is where Trump and Biden stand on housing issues
By Kevin Roose Ahead of Tuesday’s presidential debate, rumors began spreading among right-wing influencers and Trump campaign surrogates that Joseph R. Biden Jr., the Democratic…Read More The Long History of ‘Hidden Earpiece’ Conspiracy Theories
R.E.M., Phoebe Bridgers, Hayley Williams and more appear on the new compilation Good Music to Avert the Collapse of American Democracy, available on Friday for 24…Read More R.E.M., Phoebe Bridgers, Hayley Williams Appear on Voting Rights Compilation
After spending billions to avoid a repeat of 2016, the tech giants are careening from crisis to crisis as their foes change tactics. By Kevin…Read More Facebook, Google and Twitter Struggle to Handle November’s Election
The primary was originally scheduled for April 4 Matt Sullivan / Getty Images Louisiana will delay its presidential primary election from April 4 to June…Read More Louisiana to Delay Presidential Primary Until June Due to Coronavirus Outbreak
Rare national political ad to air during the NFL’s title game There’s just over a year to go until the 2020 presidential election, but the…Read More Michael Bloomberg Buys Super Bowl Ad for $10 Million
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook, Google, Twitter and Microsoft met with government officials in Silicon Valley on Wednesday to discuss and coordinate on how best to…Read More Big Tech Companies Meeting With U.S. Officials on 2020 Election Security
Disney CEO Bob Iger put long-running rumors to rest that he is not considering a run for president in the upcoming election. Author and presidential…Read More Disney CEO Bob Iger Says Once More That Presidential Run Is ‘Off The Table’
Senator Cory Booker may be trying to hide a relationship among speculation he may be the Democratic pick to run for president in 2020. One…Read More Senator Cory Booker Is Trying To Keep A Relationship Secret Amid Speculation Of A 2020 Presidential Run