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The politics of unfriending

I’m not sure what to make of this– or even if it’s worth making anything of it at all.
Data from the Pew Research Journalism Project shows that conservatives are less likely to have their views challenged on social media — but liberals are more likely to block or unfriend someone online because they disagree with [...]

The Gerasites

A new Twitter account dedicated to the anti-totalitarian and liberal democratic Left worldview of the late, much-missed Norm Geras.

Khamenei on Facebook

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg may be a Zionist “who offered a prize for Israelis who kill Palestinians.”
And an Iranian military parade may have featured a placard warning of the “damages of the Facebook internet site.”
But that hasn’t stopped Iran’s oh-so-hip Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei from signing up for his own Facebook page.
Golnaz Esfandiari at Persian [...]