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Twitter Airs Election Meddling Data

NEW YORK — Twitter is releasing all known accounts and posts related to "information operations" dating back to 2016, when it was first learned that foreign operators were using social media to meddle in U.S. elections. Twitter has already disclosed the acc...

After Twitter Threat, Janz Carries On with Town Hall

From all appearances, Andrew Janz's talk to a group of 100 mostly senior citizens looked like another political rally. But the event took place Wednesday morning under a threat made two days earlier from a Twitter user posting, “How about I waste you and ev...

Here’s Why Teachers Across America Are Striking

Teachers from Arizona and Colorado are joining teachers in Oklahoma and Kentucky on the picket line. These teacher strikes will likely intensify the debate among elected officials over where education fits in state budget priorities. They may also prompt Am...

Big Tech Isn’t a Monopoly. Here’s Why.

Public concern about Facebook’s power in society – and in politics – has skyrocketed in the wake of revelations that users’ data was analyzed by a U.K.-based marketing firm and used to construct highly targeted...