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Senate Democrats Take First Steps on Bill to Expand Voting Rights

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Divided Senate Passes Biden’s Pandemic Aid Plan

WASHINGTON — President Biden’s sweeping $1.9 trillion stimulus bill passed a deeply divided Senate on Saturday, as Democrats pushed through a pandemic aid...

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“Facebook Has Destroyed This F–king Town”: Facing a Legal Onslaught, Mark Zuckerberg Gets Ready to Fight Back

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“You Become Hostage to Their Worldview”: The Murky World of Moderation on Clubhouse, a Playground for the Elite

In late October, freelance journalist Wanna Thompson created a chat room on Clubhouse, a buzzy invite-only app. Users—often celebrities, venture capitalists, and the...

“Facebook Has Destroyed This F–king Town”: Facing a Legal Onslaught, Mark Zuckerberg Gets Ready to Fight Back

You would think that Facebook’s stock would have taken a vertiginous fall on Wednesday. That the company’s valuation would have been cut by...

With the Election Over, Facebook Gets Back to Spreading Misinformation

In the run-up to last month’s election and in its immediate aftermath, Facebook broke from its typically laissez-faire approach to the content posted...

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“You Become Hostage to Their Worldview”: The Murky World of Moderation on Clubhouse, a Playground for the Elite

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“Facebook Has Destroyed This F–king Town”: Facing a Legal Onslaught, Mark Zuckerberg Gets Ready to Fight Back

You would think that Facebook’s stock would have taken a vertiginous fall on Wednesday. That the company’s valuation would have been cut by...

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