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The original Moon landing was seen as a publicity stunt during the Cold War by politicians and voters. But that doesn’t mean the future of space exploration is more publicity stunts.
Fed up with a lack of social media engagement they demand, Trump and right-wing trolls want to force tech companies to obey their whims by abusing FCC’s powers.
Just because 8chan is down now doesn’t mean it’s gone forever. It may end up among the web’s deepest, darkest gathering spaces for the world’s most unsavory people.
Republicans look at Trump and don’t see a racist authoritarian defiling the presidency. They see the bedrock of their base distilled into a single person.
Facebook is now funding research into reading the signals produced by your brain. Calling this a disaster would be sugarcoating it.
The GOP attacks policies that help people as socialism while serving the 1%. They've destroyed countless attempts to fix the problems they’re exacerbating.
Clinging to the past while artificial intelligence takes millions of jobs is a recipe for disaster. But that’s the path the GOP and their base have chosen.
Kids today don’t want to be astronauts. They want to be athletes, teachers, and YouTubers. You can thank the boomers bashing those kids on social media for that.
Researchers keep finding ways to flag fake videos and manipulated photos. Social media platforms need to start integrating those tools into their software.
In order to understand how we got here, Democrats should analyze the tactics GOP strategists used to lead the Republican base into an alternate reality.