After the Capitol Siege, the United States Needs a Commission on Information Integrity

Jan. 6 will be remembered as one of the most horrendous attacks on the U.S. republic…

QAnon’s Biden Meltdown Will Only Birth New Conspiracies

As adherents of the conspiracy theory QAnon watched the U.S. presidential inauguration Wednesday, they were on…

Far-Right Sites Are Turning to Chinese and Russian Hosts

The founder of neo-Nazi rag the Daily Stormer had some advice for the people who ran…

How Social Media Monopolies Broke the Public Sphere

After the storming of the U.S. Capitol by an insurgent lynch mob driven by far-right social…

How to Know You’ve Lost Your Grip on Reason

The shocking events last week in Washington underscore what we’ve known for a long time: The…

The QAnon Conspiracy Theory Is Trumpism Now

Q is dead. Long live QAnon. From one viewpoint, the conspiracy movement-cum-mass delusion exits 2020 in…

How Bellingcat’s Open Source Investigations Help the Work of U.S. Intelligence Agencies

Not for the first time, an open-source investigation published by Bellingcat revealed the identities of Russian…

Trump Ally Devin Nunes Seeks to Derail Intelligence Authorization Act

U.S. lawmakers are running out of time to pass the annual intelligence bill authorizing billions of…

Liberal Chinese Americans Battle Right-Wing Disinformation on Wechat

The 2016 U.S. presidential election brought attention to right-wing Chinese Americans effectively using WeChat to spread…

Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa Is a Far-Right Conspiracy Theorist and Twitter Addict Who Won’t Admit Trump Lost

They call him Marshal Tweeto. Janez Jansa, the right-wing prime minister of Slovenia, used Twitter to…