Social Media Posters Use an Old Donald Trump Video to Make False Claims About the Avian Flu

The video is real, but the former president was talking about the COVID pandemic.

  • Law

Social Media Platforms and the ‘Common Carrier’ Question

The Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether social media companies should be regulated like utilities.

Hamas’ Online War

How disinformation from the terrorist group and its backers reaches millions daily.

No, Trump’s Interview With Tucker Carlson Was Not the Most-Watched Video ‘In the History of the World’

Twitter’s ‘views’ metric offers an inflated measure of actual viewership.

Elon Musk Says He’ll ‘Fund Your Legal Bill.’ Should He?

Promoting meritless lawsuits might be legal, but it’s still wrong.

A Win for Algorithms at the Supreme Court

By not ruling on Section 230 in cases involving Twitter and Google, the court kept in place a beneficial status quo.


Cable news has never seemed less relevant.

Elon, You Have Much To Learn About Free Speech

An open letter to the owner of Twitter.

Jive Turkey

Elon Musk’s unseriousness about free speech laid bare.

Tangled Up in Blue

The humiliation of Elon Musk.

Elon Musk’s CCP Pressure Points

Chinese government mouthpieces praise his Twitter policies just as he announces new business ventures in China.

The Impossible Task of ‘Fixing’ Twitter

A video explainer from The Dispatch.

Feeding the Troll

On Trump’s return to Facebook.

The Needle and the Damage Done

Is anti-vaxxism getting worse?

Fact Checking a Viral Claim About Elon Musk

A popular social media account attributes an Orwell quote to Musk.