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Scientists Invented a Tool to Expose 4chan’s Racist Trolling Campaigns

When blocking hate speech, we should look at the source, not the words.
Jordan Pearson
10.14.16
News

‘Sluts Against Harper’ Held Canada’s Wildest Election Party (NSFW)

Sorry, but chips and dips don't hold a candle to dildos and whips.
Jordan Pearson
10.20.15
Canada

Come Talk Anonymously About the Canadian Election in Our Dark Web Chat Room

Our IRC address is xyxoklplmg5z6xx5.onion:6667 if you want to join right now.
Matthew Braga
10.19.15
Canada

Ask Canadian Scientists Why You Can't Ask Them About Science

Experience the frustration of dealing with a government intent on keeping its science under wraps with this new letter writing campaign.
Stephen Buranyi
3.24.15
Twitter

Can a 'Like' Button for Doing Good Create a More Caring Internet?

Two veterans of Obama's online campaign The Do Public Good Button, designed by Obama campaign vets, wants you to take action instead.
Patrick Sisson
11.3.14
Motherboard Blog

Inside Afghanistan's Burgeoning Social-Media Campaign for Progress

This weekend Afghani web denizens gathered for the country's first-ever social media summit.
Meghan Neal
9.23.13
Motherboard Blog

Obama and Romney Have Aired One Million TV Ads in Five Months

Yeah, according to the latest study from the Wesleyan Media Project, one million political ads have now aired across the United States in this election cycle alone.
Brian Merchant
11.2.12
Motherboard Blog

The Six Names You Won't Hear at the Democratic National Convention

Joe Biden summed up the essence of Obama’s reelection campaign months ago. “Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive." These duel sentiments will be showcased at the DNC over the next few days, the slightest glimmers of hope amplified to...
Michael Arria
9.5.12
Motherboard Blog

Videos: Bad Lip Reading Is Part Dada, Part Mama

An amusing video editing gig b-side and some YouTube success has led to a new, very timely kind of political cartoon, one that makes some sense out of the babel of the political carnival by giving politicians words that aren't exactly theirs. That's...
ALEX PASTERNACK
10.25.11