How The Frankfurt School Helps Us To Understand Donald Trump's Twitter Populism

How The Frankfurt School Helps Us To Understand Donald Trump's Twitter Populism

Christian Fuchs  18.01.2017
Christian Fuchs' new study "Donald Trump: A Critical Theory- and Political Economy-Perspective on Economic Power, State Power and Ideological...
Why I'm Campaigning Against Twitter Hate Speech

Why I'm Campaigning Against Twitter Hate Speech

Linda Riley  16.01.2017
Enough is enough. LGBT people deserve better, and need billion dollar corporations like Twitter to take responsibility for their users....
Facebook And Twitter Chiefs Could Face Commons Grilling Over Fake News

Facebook And Twitter Chiefs Could Face Commons Grilling Over Fake News

Sarah Ann Harris  15.01.2017
Social media bosses could be questioned over whether they are doing enough to stop fake news. The Commons Culture Committee is said...
Dear Donald Trump, Delete Your Account. Sincerely, America

Dear Donald Trump, Delete Your Account. Sincerely, America

Philip Ellis  13.01.2017
His many public spats aside, it is impossible to deny that Trump has leveraged social media, and Twitter specifically, in a way that no...
What I Learned From Being Blocked By Piers Morgan

What I Learned From Being Blocked By Piers Morgan

Ben Moore  11.01.2017
Piers Morgan blocked me. It was an odd move because I hadn't been following him. Odder still is that the only way I could have known that...
LGBT+ Organisations Launch Campaign Against Twitter's 'Ineffectual' Response To Hate Speech

LGBT+ Organisations Launch Campaign Against Twitter's 'Ineffectual' Response To Hate Speech

Thomas Tamblyn  10.01.2017
A group of LGBT+ organisations and personalities are today launching a campaign against Twitter’s handling of hate speech...
Charlotte Church Responds To 'Donald Trump's Inauguration Invitation' With Four Sh*ts

Charlotte Church Responds To 'Donald Trump's Inauguration Invitation' With Four Sh*ts

Sarah Ann Harris  10.01.2017
Charlotte Church tweeted that she had been approached by Donald Trump’s team to perform at his inauguration - but she didn’t...
This British Gas David Bowie Tribute Is Contender For Worst Tweet Of 2017

This British Gas David Bowie Tribute Is Contender For Worst Tweet Of 2017

Chris York  10.01.2017
Tuesday marks one year to the day since the death of the legendary David Bowie. Suitable tributes flooded the internet like this example...
Jeremy Corbyn's Southern Rail Comments Hit A Nerve As Commuters Face Another Day Of Chaos

Jeremy Corbyn's Southern Rail Comments Hit A Nerve As Commuters Face Another Day Of Chaos

Steven Hopkins  10.01.2017
Southern Rail commuters have rounded on Jeremy Corbyn after the Labour leader on Tuesday said he backed the strike action that...
Twitter Is Having An Identity Crisis, It Needs To Solve Its Hate Problem

Twitter Is Having An Identity Crisis, It Needs To Solve Its Hate Problem

Checan Laromani  6.01.2017
Twitter is in choppy waters. Struggling to find a buyer, its share price hit record lows this year. With its user base pretty much stagnant,...
Yahoo Finance Apologises For Astounding Racial Typo In Trump Navy Tweet

Yahoo Finance Apologises For Astounding Racial Typo In Trump Navy Tweet

George Bowden  6.01.2017
Yahoo Finance has apologised for a “spelling error” in a tweet which inspired a worldwide trend and thousands of shares...
The Internet Was Not Designed With Children In Mind - Let's Make It A Better And Safer Place For Them

The Internet Was Not Designed With Children In Mind - Let's Make It A Better And Safer Place For Them

Anne Longfield  5.01.2017
The internet is a part of everyday life - and an incredible force for good. But it is irresponsible to let children roam in a world for...
We Built A Twitter Bot That Replies To People Who Share Fake News

We Built A Twitter Bot That Replies To People Who Share Fake News

Jan König  4.01.2017
I never wanted to join this discussion. Sometimes I feel like our tech/media bubble is the only bubble that's currently caring about such...
Bess Kalb Gives Everyone A Lesson In How To Expertly Troll Donald Trump

Bess Kalb Gives Everyone A Lesson In How To Expertly Troll Donald Trump

Chris York  4.01.2017
Bess Kalb is a journalist and writer for the Jimmy Kimmel Live! show. She is also without doubt the best thing to regularly appear in...