National

Russians Leveraged Fear of Blacks, Non-Christians, LGBT, Etc. to Excite Trump’s Base of Haters

Facebook’s failure to prevent Russian operatives from using its technology for election meddling resulted in at least 3,000 U.S. political ads and 80,000 Facebook posts, which were seen by as many as 126 million Americans over two years. [read more…]

Politics

D.C. Residents Fearful of Trump Ties to Russia

For the rest of the country, Washington, D.C., represents the nation’s capital — a political haven for all that’s good and just about everything that’s wrong with politics. However, they can read or watch from afar. City residents, living in the shadows of a chaotic White House and not knowing what to expect next, don’t have that luxury. [read more…]