The Election Will Bring a Hurricane of Misinformation

Here’s how to prepare yourself for the disaster online.

We Need to Talk About Talking About QAnon

Describing and debunking the phenomenon is not enough. We need to explain why and how it…

It’s Time to Defund Social Media

The algorithmically-warped information crisis can't be fixed with half-measures.

How to Avoid Spreading Misinformation About the Protests

There isn't always time, during a crisis, to be reflective in the face of harmful information.…

Anti-Quarantine Protests Are Dangerous and Weird

Please don't make them seem more normal than they are.

Lies About Covid-19 Might Be Deadly, but They’re Not Unique

When this is over, a return to “normal” for content moderation would be a huge mistake. 

To Fight Covid-19, Curb the Spread of Germs—and Rumors

We need to combat misinformation about the virus the same way we’re combating the virus itself:…

Please, Please, Please Don’t Mock Conspiracy Theories

People have a lot of bizarre notions about Covid-19 and the 2020 elections—but if you have…

You May Not Even Know You’re Spreading Lies

But here's a simple thing we all can do to make the internet slightly less terrible.

The Internet Is a Toxic Hellscape—but We Can Fix It

The first step to cleaning up the smog of disinformation? Embrace your anxiety.