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The most compelling reason to never talk politics on Facebook – The Washington Post

This year’s survey, the second in a biannual series, found that nearly a third of all Internet-using adults self-report that they’ve been “harassed online for expressing political opinions.” That abuse is highest among Democrats, the highly… Read More

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Welcome To The New UK Progressive Magazine! Smart vs. Snark

This is The Monday Line (on Thursday) by Denis G. Campbell Nearly eight years ago we started on Blogger as ‘Outside the Lines.’ We quickly realised if you didn’t like that 1st article, you wouldn’t… Read More

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Does Twitter Have a Diversity Problem?

by David A. Love Twitter, the ubiquitous social media platform, is receiving attention for its impressive debut on the New York Stock Exchange.  The popular microblogging service is valued at around $25 billion, and its launch was… Read More

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One of Our Own Needs Our Help

This week we welcomed back contributor Charley James after a 3-year absence due to major health difficulties. Now, as you will learn in tomorrow’s morning lead story, things were much, much worse for Charley than… Read More