From Peppa Pig to Trump, The Web is Shaping Us. It’s Time We Fought Back

Social media algorithms have assumed a sinister supremacy, directing us in ways we barely understand. Are we content to let them control our lives?

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My Travels in White America – A Land of Anxiety, Division and Pockets of Pain

This summer, Gary Younge, a black British reporter took a trip from Maine to Mississippi to find out what has brought the US to this point. From the forgotten poor to desperate addicts, their whiteness is all some of them have left – and that makes fertile ground for the far right

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Taking a Knee and Trump – The New Era of Total Protest

Black athletes from Muhammad Ali to Tommie Smith have taken a stand before – but Donald Trump is the most powerful spur to dissent the US has ever seen. Will the wave of protests in the NFL help take him down or just fuel his culture war?

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