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Long Before Trump's Racist Attacks On The Squad, Hateful Rhetoric Lurked Online
By Jill Colvin and Amanda Seitz, AP
Racist, inflammatory and inaccurate content has circulated on far right blogs, news sites and social media accounts.
AOC Grills Acting DHS Head Over Secret Facebook Group
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) questioned the acting head of DHS over a secret, racist Facebook group that featured photoshopped images of the congresswoman being raped.
A Teen Girl Found Refuge Online — Then Her Murder Went Viral
Bianca Devins used the internet to make friends and express herself. After her death, it turned on her.
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Facebook Grilled By Senators Over 'Crazy' Cryptocurrency Plans. It Did Not Go Well.
"I don't trust you guys," Sen. Martha McSally said at the hearing. Other lawmakers called Facebook "dangerous" and said it would be "crazy" to give it free rein.
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35 Hilarious Tweets About Social Media Fails
We've all been there. These cringeworthy tales will make you feel better.
Roger Stone Banned From Social Media After Violating Gag Order
Stone received a gag order in February which prohibited him from commenting publicly about his ongoing case. He has since made many posts about his alleged crimes.
Man Accused Of Killing 17-Year-Old Girl, Posting Photos Of Her Body To Social Media
The suspect slashed the neck of Bianca Devins before attempting suicide, authorities in Utica, New York, said.
Trump Criticizes Free Speech
President Donald Trump went after free speech and the mainstream media during his “Social Media Summit.”
It's A Hot Girl Summer. Here's Why.
Megan Thee Stallion is the rapper whose take on the phrase "thee hot girl" created a cultural moment that's ruling social media this summer.
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Trump: Mainstream Media Is Not Free Speech, People Who ‘Write Bad’ Are Dangerous
The president launches a new attack on the First Amendment.
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Trump Pushes Conspiracy Theory That Twitter Is Limiting His Reach
At his Social Media Summit, the president claimed, without evidence, that the platforms are throttling conservatives' follower counts.
Chrissy Teigen Shuts Down Body-Shaming Tweet: 'I've Had No Ass Forever'
The supermodel had no time for social media trolls criticizing her body on vacation.
'Jawline' Explores The Complex Realities Of Teenage Social Media Fame
See the exclusive trailer for Liza Mandelup's new documentary, a prizewinner at this year's Sundance Film Festival.
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Instagram Head Tells Gayle King The App Doesn't Record Conversations To Tailor Ads
"I swear, I think you guys are listening," the "CBS This Morning" co-host said in an interview.
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Prosecutors Accuse Roger Stone Of Violating Gag Order Again, Call For Immediate Hearing
Stone's in trouble again for social media posts, this time for attacking Robert Mueller's investigation.
72 Philadelphia Officers On Desk Duty As Racist Facebook Posts Probed
The officers were identified in a nationwide investigation into disturbing social media misconduct.
Dwyane Wade Says It's 'My Job As A Father' To Support Son After Pride Parade Backlash
The just-retired NBA star spread social media love after being targeted with online hatred.
Brett Favre Deletes Instagram Post Claiming He's Coming Out Of Retirement
The former NFL quarterback is tackling another challenge: Figuring out who hacked his social media.
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A Senate Bill Targets YouTube Pedophiles. Could It Cost Family Vloggers Their Livelihood?
The vloggers are caught in the middle of YouTube’s scramble to deal with its ongoing predator problem.
Bill Cosby's Father's Day Post Insisting He's 'America's Dad' Has Social Media Reeling
Cosby, serving a prison sentence for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand, reportedly asked his representatives to post the message.
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These Queer Activists Are Still Putting Their Bodies On The Line
ACT UP vets like Ken Kidd and younger organizers like Adam Eli are mixing proven tactics with social media to protest the Trump administration.
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Why Selena Gomez No Longer Has Instagram On Her Phone
The singer got real about protecting her mental health in a new interview.
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Pinterest Bans Anti-Abortion Group Live Action For Spreading Misinformation
The site had blocked the group's content for several months before axing it.
Deepfake Videos And The Threat Of Not Knowing What's Real
The rapid spread of technology that can essentially bend our digital reality has alarmed experts worldwide.
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My Boyfriend Won't Follow Me On Social Media. Here's Why I'm OK With That.
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We spent plenty of time out in public together, so why didn’t he seem interested in being together online?
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Air Force Officials Say Penis-Shaped Contrails Were Unintentional
Things came to a head after numerous social media posts pointed out the resemblance of the contails to the male sex organ.
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