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'Don't Be Fooled': Critics of Facebook Say Name Change Can't Hide Company's Harm

"Changing their name doesn't change reality: Facebook is destroying our democracy and is the world's leading peddler of disinformation and hate."

Brett Wilkins ·


The Facebook Papers Spur More Calls to 'Break Them Up!'

Other critics are demanding a "full, independent, outside investigation" of the tech titan as whistleblower Frances Haugen testifies to the U.K. Parliament.

Jessica Corbett ·


New Whistleblower Sparks Calls to 'Crack Down on Facebook and All Big Tech Companies'

Hours after another ex-employee filed a formal complaint, reporting broke on internal documents that show the tech giant's failure to address concerns about content related to the 2020 U.S. election.

Jessica Corbett ·


Despite Politicians and Pundits' Claims, Twitter Finds Algorithm Favors Right-Wing Voices

"So much for Trump's claim that Twitter has an anti-conservative bias."

Brett Wilkins ·


Don't Be Distracted by Possible Facebook Rebrand, Say Critics of Tech Behemoth

"Just to be clear, Facebook, our problem with you is not your name."

Brett Wilkins ·


Digital Farm Technology Is Not the Climate Panacea Corporations Want You to Think It Is

If controlled by corporations, digital farming initiatives create new poverty traps for small food producers while promoting environmental-destructive intensive agricultural practices.

Astrud Lea Beringer ·


After Docs 'Show What We Feared' About Amazon's Monopoly Power, Warren Says 'Break It Up'

Leaked documents reveal the e-commerce company's private-brands team in India "secretly exploited internal data" to copy products from other sellers and rigged search results.

Jessica Corbett ·


'No Tech for Apartheid': 40+ Groups Demand Amazon and Google Ditch Israeli Military

"Courageous workers at Google and Amazon are calling on their employers to stop enabling the Israeli government's oppression of Palestinian families—and we are proud to stand with them."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Unacceptable': Congressional Democrats Slam Biden's Refusal to Round Out FCC

"There's no good excuse," said Sen. Ben Ray Luján. "I'm absolutely fearful that what the administration is setting up is a 2-1 Republican majority FCC under a Democratic administration."

Kenny Stancil ·


'A Huge Deal': Amazon, Google Workers Demand Companies Sever Ties With Israeli Military

"We cannot look the other way as the products we build are used to deny Palestinians their basic rights, force Palestinians out of their homes, and attack Palestinians in the Gaza Strip."

Kenny Stancil ·

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