Florida taxpayers lose on DeSantis culture war lawsuits

Linda D. Garrow

OPINION AND COMMENTARY Editorials and other Opinion content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent from the work of our newsroom reporters. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), on Feb. 24 in Orlando. John Raoux AP Gov. Ron DeSantis is a […]

China’s tech platforms become propaganda tools in Putin’s war

Linda D. Garrow

The Ukraine invasion is casting an unflattering light on the role of China’s private technology groups, including Tencent, Sina Weibo and ByteDance, in disseminating official misinformation, posing difficult compliance issues for the companies’ foreign investors. The internet platforms of tech giants in China are promoting content backing Russian president Vladimir […]

Ukraine War Tests the Power of Tech Giants

Linda D. Garrow

Telegram’s experience illustrates the competing pressures. The app is popular in Russia and Ukraine for sharing images, videos and information about the war. But it has also become a gathering ground for war misinformation, such as unverified images from battlefields. On Sunday, Pavel Durov, Telegram’s founder, posted to his more […]

UK law firm exposes India’s war crimes in IIOJK

Linda D. Garrow

ISLAMABAD: Indian Chief of the Army Staff General Manoj Mukund Naravane and Minister of Home Affairs Amit Anil Chandra Shah were left red-faced on Wednesday after a United Kingdom (UK)-based law firm filed an appeal for their arrest to the London’s Metropolitan Police for allegedly committing war crimes in the […]