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The U.S. was not founded as a Christian nation

CNN amplified the myth that the U.S. was “founded as a Christian nation.” CNN should have framed the disinformation with a truth sandwich.

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Why you should see Trump’s Truth Social posts (you don’t need an account)

Active citizens are essential to keep the village that is American democracy alive. Monitoring, contextualizing and sharing Trump’s rhetoric is one way to “keep” our democratic republic.

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Updated: Has Musk finally crossed his Rubicon? Advertisers flee extensive antisemitism and algorithmic manipulation

The fallout from an Elon Musk endorsed antisemitic tweet (“the actual truth”) on Wednesday has been swift and brutal, financially.