Eli Pariser

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Eli Pariser is a co-founder of Upworthy, a news aggregator site, and the author of The Filter Bubble: What the Internet is Hiding from You. From 2004-2009 he served as executive director of MoveOn.org

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All Presidents lie. But the current White House incumbent is using misinformation to increase his power by intentionally creating confusion.

President Donald Trump's 'un-reality' show

All Presidents lie. But the current White House incumbent is using misinformation to increase his power by intentionally creating confusion.

from To the Point

Divisive elections and political debates, horrific shootings, angrily defended positions on issues like gun control are all part of the history of 2012.

A Look Back at 2012 and Community-Building in America

Divisive elections and political debates, horrific shootings, angrily defended positions on issues like gun control are all part of the history of 2012.

from To the Point

Before General David Patraeus or Ambassador Ryan Crocker said a word to a  joint committee of Congress , Democrats and Republicans were exchanging partisan charges.

General David Petraeus on Capitol Hill

Before General David Patraeus or Ambassador Ryan Crocker said a word to a joint committee of Congress , Democrats and Republicans were exchanging partisan charges.

from To the Point

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