Why understanding the political influence of social media extends beyond Russia

Image: Getty Images/Ikon Images Almost a year after the election, we are just beginning to wrap our heads around the role of social media in American politics. Last week, Facebook turned over 3,000 Russia-linked ads […]

House Russia Probe Targets Google’s YouTube and Gmail

As part of a wide-ranging investigation into how Russian-linked operatives harnessed social media during the 2016 U.S. election, lawmakers are homing in on Google services including YouTube and Gmail. The Senate has called Alphabet Inc.’s […]