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10Questions Update: Welcome AOL!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Tuesday, November 6 2007

We’re pleased to announce that America Online is now a cosponsor of 10Questions, and people can use their video platform to post questions to the site—though you still have to remember to tag videos ... Read More

10Questions Update: Welcome AOL!

BY Micah L. Sifry | Tuesday, November 6 2007

We’re pleased to announce that America Online is now a cosponsor of 10Questions, and people can use their video platform to post questions to the site—though you still have to remember to tag videos ... Read More

Message from Ron

BY | Tuesday, November 6 2007

November 6, 2007 Amazing! I have to admit being floored by the $4.2 million dollars you raised yesterday for this campaign. And unlike the fatcat operations of the opposition, the average contribution from our 36,672 ... Read More

Democracy for America Poll Results

BY Micah L. Sifry | Tuesday, November 6 2007

Democracy for America, the organizing network that grew out of the ashes of the Dean campaign, has announced the results of its "Pulse Poll" on the Democratic presidential race. With more than 150,000 votes cast, the ... Read More

Ron Paul and the Ghost of Ross Perot

BY Micah L. Sifry | Tuesday, November 6 2007

Ron Paul is in the internet's sweet spot for politics. That is, he is an remark-able candidate with a clear message that the mainstream media has been ignoring. The net reacts to censorship by routing around it; in the ... Read More

Breaking news from Iowa

BY | Tuesday, November 6 2007

Just a few minutes ago, David Yepsen of the Des Moines Register, one of the top political columnists in Iowa, told Andrea Mitchell of MSNBC exactly what we've been hearing from our Iowa field team since Saturday. The ... Read More

Glenda, Clare, and David

BY | Tuesday, November 6 2007

Dear Presidential, I have a new favorite way to watch presidential debates. I don't miss a single one with Hillary in it, of course. There's so much at stake that I'm always glued to the screen. But this last one was my ... Read More

Liberty Rally in Philadelphia

BY | Tuesday, November 6 2007

November 6, 2007 Dr. Ron Paul's Hope for America Tour is coming to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on November 10th! A rally will be held at Independence Mall in Philadelphia starting at 1:00 PM ET. The rally will feature ... Read More

Ron Paul's "Gimmick"

BY Zephyr Teachout | Tuesday, November 6 2007

The New York Times--the same paper that mentioned neither Huckabee nor Ron Paul (except in passing) in this weekends' analysis of internal struggles within the parties--calls Paul's Haul a gimmick. Read More

Daily Digest: Remember the 5th of November: Paul's Haul

BY Joshua Levy | Tuesday, November 6 2007

Ron Paul raises $4.3 million online, breaks records, and a collective "wha?" is heard across the land; a Congressman bans all incoming links from Blogspot domains and gets predictably ridiculed; Stephen Colbert drops out ... Read More

News Briefs

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First POST: Reminders

Why the RNC hasn't managed to reboot how Republican campaigns use voter data; new ways of using phone banking to get out the vote; how the UK's digital director is still ahead of the e-govt curve; and much, much more. GO

tuesday >

First POST: Patient Zero

Monica Lewinsky emerges with a mission to fight cyber-bullying; Marc Andreessen explains his political philosophy; tech donors to MayDay PAC get pushback from Congressional incumbents; and much, much more. GO

monday >

First POST: Front Pagers

How Facebook's trending topics feed is wrecking political news; debating the FBI's need for an encrypted phone "backdoor"; democratizing crisis data; and much, much more. GO

friday >

First POST: Tracking

Questions about whether Whisper is secretly tracking its users' secrets; the FBI's continued push against the new wave of encrypted phones; community service, high-tech-mogul-style; and much, much more. GO

thursday >

First POST: Hosts

Airbnb in hot water in NYC; Knight Prototype Fund backs some civic tech projects; pondering Google's position on net neutrality; and much, much more. GO

wednesday >

First POST: Africa Calling

How some techies are starting to respond to the Ebola crisis; everything you need to know about GamerGate; how Twitter may upset the 2015 UK elections; and much, much more. GO

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