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Past Issues
Mar 25, 2022

Google is forcing everyone to fund Kremlin propaganda right now

No advertiser can cut ties with Russia because Google is hiding key seller information from all of us.

Mar 2, 2022

Pubmatic’s disinformation problem is coming from inside the house

What happens when the Senior Director of Marketplace Quality is redpilled?

Feb 2, 2022

Who let Charlie Kirk sneak into your ad budget?

Meet Playwire, the ad network still behind one of the notorious organizers of the J6 insurrection.

Jan 5, 2022

Here's our plan to defund the insurrectionists

A handful of advertising platforms are bankrolling the J6 insurrectionists — it’s time to change that.

Dec 9, 2021

Magnite is 100% on track to undermine our next U.S. election

How ad exchanges are openly preparing to be the next Cambridge Analytica

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.

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