Clarence Thomas is right about Big Tech, which is why the media are lying about his opinion

In the Supreme Court’s most recent ruling regarding social media platforms and individuals’ rights on them,…

Republicans want Chinese Facebook ads about Uyghurs banned as misinformation

Congressional Republicans are calling on Facebook to ban the Chinese government from spreading propaganda and misinformation…

Two months into his term, the Biden administration has yet to name a cybersecurity director

Lawmakers and security experts are urging the president to offer up a nominee.

Free speech social media platform Gab goes mysteriously dark

Gab, the alternative social media platform that exploded in popularity following the Capitol riot last month…

Antitrust enforcement: Trumpism in the Biden administration

While the political and policy divide between the Biden administration and the Trump administration is vast,…

Parler CEO says he has been fired by board

Parler CEO John Matze said he has been fired by the board of the social media…

The repeal of Section 230 has broad ramifications beyond Big Tech

Smaller online businesses also rely on the protections it offers.

YouTube extends Trump suspension and bars Giuliani from monetizing account

YouTube has reportedly extended its suspension of former President Donald Trump’s account indefinitely. Trump's associate Rudy…

Social media crackdown raises free speech concerns

Recent decisions by social media companies to ban or suspend former President Donald Trump and others…

Corporate takeover

The mutuality and mercenary values of the new liberal lobbying.

Lockdown backers’ risk aversion is producing a more unequal society

In between Donald Trump’s exit from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and the vice-presidential debate,…

Microsoft and other security experts see election hacking from Russia, China, and Iran

Microsoft recently accused hacking groups from Russia, China, and Iran of targeting hundreds of organizations tied…

Congress is simply too ignorant to regulate Big Tech

How seriously does Congress treat its ban-the-billionaires spectacle in the House antitrust committee? Well, ranking member…

The unholy alliance of big government and Big Tech

I had forgotten all about Sir Nick Clegg. In 2015, Britain’s deputy prime minister led his…

FIFA urges ‘tolerance’ after Trump’s anthem kneeling rebuke

FIFA appealed Monday for “tolerance, mutual respect and common sense” after U.S. President Donald Trump denounced…

Another day, another strategy: Biden scrambles on his messaging

Joe Biden recently sought media attention by announcing he would hold counter briefings to President Trump's…

The Superdelegates Are Nervous

Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer,…

Elizabeth Warren’s Fans Want to Know: Can She Do It Again at Tonight’s Debate?

Thrilling. Invigorating. Cathartic. These were the adjectives that some Democratic women used last week to describe…

Criminalizing free speech online? Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that

Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that. And by “that,” I mean a chilling crackdown on…