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Friday, October 19, 2018
Cristina Lopez G.

How Republicans Empower Violent Fascist Gangs

From the Proud Boys to Turning Point USA, extremists are ascendant on the right, but legacy media are too often playing catch-up.

October 19, 2018

Tucker Carlson’s War On Diversity Thrills His Neo-Nazi Fans

During the September 7 edition of his Fox show, Tucker Carlson questioned whether diversity is a strength, suggesting that it weakens institutions “such as marriage or military units.”

September 12, 2018

I’m Salvadoran And Watching Fox News This Week Is Unbearable

As a Salvadoran, I understand what these families are running from.

June 22, 2018

Parkland Survivor And His Family Targeted By Online Trolls

As a “graduation present” for Hogg, trolls on 4chan and 8chan shared his contact information and called for targeted harassment.

June 6, 2018

Roseanne Barr Channels 4Chan Racism, Anti-Semitism, And Conspiracies

On 4chan, users call her “our girl.” She tweets screenshots of content from the message board.

May 30, 2018

Alex Jones Declares War On Steve Bannon

On January 3, President Donald Trump publicly dissociated himself from Bannon following reporting that Michael Wolff’s newly released book quotes Bannon as saying that the actions of the Trump presidential campaign were “treasonous.”

January 6, 2018

Far Right Plots To Silence Liberals On Twitter

In October, a notorious right-wing troll quietly launched an “operation” aimed at suspending progressive voices from Twitter. The plan was to use the platform’s mechanisms for reporting abuse in order to silence those he perceived as attempting to censor right-wing voices.

December 7, 2017

How Right-Wing Media Are Elevating Conspiracy Theories About The Las Vegas Shooting

The horrid massacre in Las Vegas, NV, in which a shooter killed at least 58 people and injured hundreds, has turned message board users and right-wing internet trolls into do-it-yourself (DIY) sleuths attempting to solve the crime themselves.

October 7, 2017
Flint, Dakota Access Pipeline

Flint, Standing Rock Prove The Impact Of Environmental Issues On Communities Of Color

Media could apply the lessons left by scant coverage of the Dakota Access Pipeline and Flint to empower these communities and bring attention to the many other ongoing situations of disproportionate impact that desperately need attention

January 2, 2017
White house press briefing room

The White House Press Briefing Room Might Become A Hostile Place For Hispanic Journalists

Donald Trump is considering Laura Ingraham as a possible choice for White House press secretary. The attacks she’s launched against Hispanic journalists and Spanish-language media would make the White House briefing room a very hostile place for Hispanic journalists.

November 15, 2016