Too many media outlets use the term “alt-right” without definition or context — and these omissions help normalize extremist groups and create an environment where increased levels of dehumanization, harassment and violence become daily occurrences.
Last week, internet users won a huge victory for online privacy at the FCC. ISPs must now get their customers’ permission before they surveil, sell or share any of their sensitive information for marketing purposes.
Race has become a central focus in our country’s daily political and social conversations.
That’s why Free Press recently co-hosted an event about the media’s reporting on race and dog-whistle politics.