18-ish Weeks Until the 2018 Midterms

https://www.usa.gov/register-to-vote Handicapping the 2018 Midterms comes down to Mr. Trump, not messaging. The president who makes everything about himself inevitably makes the 2018 elections a referendum on his policies and his abuses. That’s a bad sign for Republicans. Depending on how the announcement of a replacement for Justice Kennedy goes, and whether confirmation proceeds apace,… Continue reading 18-ish Weeks Until the 2018 Midterms

To Combat Fake News, Give People More Media Control

Whether it’s Sinclair’s five minutes of hate, Alex Jones’ rants, Russian Federation bots’ tweets, Assange’s leaks, or Fox News’ commentators’ lies, one of the biggest problems today is bad information, media pollution. And there’s an open question of how to deal with it all. Well, to deal with some of it. Really, it depends whom… Continue reading To Combat Fake News, Give People More Media Control