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Past Issues
Nov 26, 2021

The "disinformation tax" is making the wrong people very rich

How a percentage of everything we buy ends up in the disinformation economy.

Nov 16, 2021

Dan Bongino is begging to be cancelled

It may be time for advertisers to break up with him.

Oct 27, 2021

We’re ready to rip out the beating heart of the disinformation economy

Introducing Check My Ads Institute, the non-profit watchdog here to cut disinformation off from its lifeline: ads.

Oct 11, 2021

Daily Wire and the bottomless marketing funnel of bigotry

It's not a news outlet — it's Breitbart all over again

Aug 11, 2021

Kargo’s “no fake news” guarantee is fake news

How a simple mislabeling scheme has been hiding Kargo’s ties to dozens of disinformation outlets.

Jul 16, 2021

OpenWeb Looks A Lot Like An OpenScam

How can you solve the “online toxicity crisis” when you’re openly funding it?

May 27, 2021

2 interesting ways Seb Gorka, a Nazi, is collecting your ad dollars

How the ad exchanges are sending your money to a very bad man

Apr 14, 2021

Oh no, they let us testify at the EU Parliament!

And you better believe we named names and called out Google.

Mar 31, 2021

Steve Bannon is getting by with a little help from the world’s biggest ad agencies

A working theory of how major brands ended up in bed with War Room: Pandemic

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