Xeni Jardin is a technology-culture journalist. A co-editor of BoingBoing.net, she is a contributor to Wired magazine and NPR's Day to Day. Jardin is a breast cancer survivor.
Facebook acknowledged on Monday before Congress that more than 126 million users potentially saw political ads bought by a Kremlin-linked company.
Nov. 2, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
During her trip to Washington, Sheryl Sandberg said Russian-linked ads would have been allowed on Facebook had they been posted by real people rather than fake accounts.
Oct. 12, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On Sunday night, as reports of the mass shooting in Las Vegas came out, so did false information about it.
Oct. 5, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Facial recognition software is touted as making us safer. Is it worth the risk of misidentification -- and the violation of privacy?
Nov. 7from To the Point
California is a Republican success story, but you wouldn’t know it today.
Oct. 31from Zócalo's Connecting California
Hill's estranged husband was shopping the "real story" behind their divorce. Then private photos and text messages showed up on conservative website.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features
The Trump administration wants to end Temporary Protected Status, which allows immigrants currently living in the U.S.
Nov. 5from Greater LA
A year ago today, the Camp Fire broke out in Paradise, CA. More than 80 people died, and some 20,000 structures were destroyed. Many survivors fled to Chico, and they’re still there.
Nov. 8from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren want a wealth tax. We find out what that means.
Oct. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Was Gordon Sondland lying in his testimony, or was he just not prepared?
Nov. 6from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Senator Kamala Harris’ Brentwood home is under evacuation orders because of the Getty Fire.
Oct. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.
Nov. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand