These ads raise doubts about Facebook’s ability to monitor paid political messages. In each case, the ads ran afoul of Facebook’s own guidelines to curb misleading and malicious advertising.
by Jennifer Valentino-Devries, ProPublica | Dec 5, 2017
Most tech companies have policies against working with hate websites. Yet a ProPublica survey found that PayPal, Stripe, Newsmax and others help keep more than half of the most-visited extremist sites in business.
by Julia Angwin, ProPublica | Aug 21, 2017
New disclosures about the National Security Agency’s partnership with AT&T could reignite constitutional challenges to the spy agency’s efforts to wiretap the Internet.
by Julia Angwin, ProPublica | Aug 17, 2015
Twitter is using a newly discovered hidden code that the telecom carriers are adding to every page you visit – and it’s very hard to opt out.
by Julia Angwin, ProPublica | Oct 31, 2014
Temp workers are thrown into dangerous work with little training and suffer injuries far more often than permanent employees.
by Michael Grabell, ProPublica | Dec 18, 2013
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