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BY | Tuesday, May 6 2008

Ron Paul posted a photo: Read More

Flickr: duke08rpaul (203)

BY | Tuesday, May 6 2008

Ron Paul posted a photo: Read More

Daily Digest: The Gas Tax Gets Scammed

BY Joshua Levy | Tuesday, May 6 2008

Matt Stoller on how the liberals rule the web; a report on how the netroots raised $400,000 for Donna Edwards; using Twitter to track the primaries; a new pro-Obama hip-hop song hits the tubes; a faux-Gas Tax Scam; ... Read More

Daily Digest: The Gas Tax Gets Scammed

BY Joshua Levy | Tuesday, May 6 2008

Matt Stoller on how the liberals rule the web; a report on how the netroots raised $400,000 for Donna Edwards; using Twitter to track the primaries; a new pro-Obama hip-hop song hits the tubes; a faux-Gas Tax Scam; ... Read More

YouTube: 3 AM?

BY | Monday, May 5 2008

Hillary's all about the 3 AM phone calls, but what's the 3 AM phone call about? Presidential candidate Mike Gravel tells Current TV's Evan Engel how he would answer a hypothetical crisis. http://www.gravel2008.us ... Read More

Has Facebook Jumped the Shark as a Political Tool?

BY Colin Delany | Monday, May 5 2008

I hate to risk alienating my new BFF Mark Zuckerberg, but has Facebook's moment in the sun as a hot political tool passed? And if so, what does that tell us about the future of social networking sites for online ... Read More

Daily Digest: Enter Bob Barr, Exit the Nanny State

BY Joshua Levy | Monday, May 5 2008

A Facebook group tries to recapture the Spirit of '92 but gets obsessed with privacy instead; another Facebook group finds a million people who dislike George Bush; Tom Hanks posts a video in support of MySpace; Lamont ... Read More

Daily Digest: Enter Bob Barr, Exit the Nanny State

BY Joshua Levy | Monday, May 5 2008

A Facebook group tries to recapture the Spirit of '92 but gets obsessed with privacy instead; another Facebook group finds a million people who dislike George Bush; Tom Hanks posts a video in support of MySpace; Lamont ... Read More

Daily Digest: Uncle Sid's Secret Emails

BY Joshua Levy | Friday, May 2 2008

Color of Change pushes the popular vote as the Democratic decider; a video of John McCain being asked about a calling his wife a nasty name; Sidney Blumenthal's been sending around Obama rumor emails -- will he blame the ... Read More

Daily Digest: Uncle Sid's Secret Emails

BY Joshua Levy | Friday, May 2 2008

Color of Change pushes the popular vote as the Democratic decider; a video of John McCain being asked about a calling his wife a nasty name; Sidney Blumenthal's been sending around Obama rumor emails -- will he blame the ... Read More

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First POST: Scary Monsters

Facebook opens up about its experiments on tweaking voting behavior; breaking news in the FCC net neutrality battle; getting hard data on civic tech's impact on political efficacy; and much, much more. GO

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First POST: System-Gaming

Why techies interested in political reform are facing challenges; the latest data on Democratic voter contacts in 2014; Hungary's anti-Internet tax demonstrations are getting huge; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Gimme Shelter

The link between intimate partner violence and surveillance tech; the operational security set-up that connected Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden; how Senate Dems are counting on tech to hold their majority; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Tribes

Edward Snowden on the Internet's impact on political polarization; trying to discern Hillary Clinton's position on NSA reform; why Microsoft is bullish on civic tech; and much, much more GO

monday >

First POST: Inventions

How voter data-sharing among GOP heavyweights is still lagging; why Facebook's News Feed scares news publishers; Google's ties to the State Department; and much, much more. GO

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