moderation

Book Review: Behind the Screen: Content Moderation in the Shadows of Social Media by Sarah T. Roberts

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 08/12/2019 - 9:00pm in

In Behind the Screen: Content Moderation in the Shadows of Social Media, Sarah T. Roberts explores the work conditions and experiences of people employed in ‘commercial content moderation’, drawing on interviews with those tasked with detecting and removing harmful and upsetting online content. As the problems faced by CCM workers reveal the economic, social and political distortions of the digital age, this book […]

Going for Medicare for All Proves That Radicalism Is the Only Way

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 04/12/2019 - 6:47pm in

Moderates who love incrementalism constantly say that is the only way to get things done but the current debate over healthcare shows that the exact opposite is true.

The Siren Song of Progressive Politics

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 25/11/2019 - 6:05pm in

To hear centrist Democrats tell it, going left is too risky. The problem with their narrative, is that they have been losing election after election by going too moderate. So why are they still getting away with presenting themselves as the reasonable ones?