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A New Weapon Against Fake News

April 21, 2017

PolitiFact, a nonprofit news organization, has launched an online almanac to identify "fake news" websites

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LA Times Puts Trump Under the Microscope

April 5, 2017

The Los Angeles Times is publishing an extraordinary series of editorials this week examining the Trump administration and the threats the paper’s editors believe it poses to our democracy.

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Another Red Flag on the Internet Privacy Bill

March 31, 2017

A column in today’s Washington Post by Paul Ohm, a professor at Georgetown University Law Center and faculty director of the Georgetown Center on Privacy and Technology raises more red flags on congressional action this week that would permit internet service providers (ISPs) sell information about the browsing habits of their customers.

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