Misinformation Watch / May 26th, 2023 / By Andy Gorel
Book restrictions have been a widely covered topic by outlets across the spectrum for quite some time now. However, coverage often tends to imply differently what a "book ban" really is, who's responsible for it, and how it affects availability of texts.
Common Ground / April 13th, 2023 / By Clare Ashcraft
Concerns about censorship on Musk's Twitter haven't been limited to one side of the political spectrum.
Recommended Reading / March 27th, 2023 / By Andy Gorel
Protestors recently took to the streets in Tbilisi, Georgia to express their discontent with a new law that they believed would impede their chances at a European future.
Recommended Reading / January 26th, 2023 / By Andy Gorel
Philadelphia Flyers star defenseman Ivan Provorov stoked media frenzy and bias by opting out of the team's Pride night celebrations last week.
Story of the Week / December 22nd, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Troves of apparent communications between Twitter and government agencies have been made public as part of the releases.
Recommended Reading / October 17th, 2022 / By Upward News Editorial Team
Alex Jones was ordered to pay $965 million to people affected by his false reporting about the Sandy Hook school shooting.
Recommended Reading / August 29th, 2022 / By Upward News Editorial Team
The federal government will assist TikTok in promoting "election integrity" and censoring "harmful misinformation" on the app.
Recommended Reading / August 22nd, 2022 / By Clare Ashcraft
Both sides are concerned about democracy being under threat — but often for very different reasons.
News / May 4th, 2022 / By Multiple Writers - Mixed
Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter has been dominating headlines on the left and right, with the left more likely to be critical of the Tesla CEO and the right generally seeing a win for free speech.
Recommended Reading / May 2nd, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
An unleashed Trump, freed to reassume his forceful but divisive role in the national political debate, could provide an inadvertent rescue to his Democratic foes.
Story of the Week / April 28th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Elon Musk, the world's richest man, has made a deal to buy Twitter, one of the world's most influential internet platforms.
AllStances / March 22nd, 2022 / By Antonio Ferme
Explore all perspectives, stances, and arguments for and against teaching about LGBTQ+ topics in the classroom.
Recommended Reading / February 4th, 2022 / By John R. Wood Jr.
Our differences do not disappear when we deplatform people, or cut them out of our lives. So how can we contend with the differences that challenge us so deeply?
Story of the Week / February 3rd, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Two media personalities sparked significant criticism this week for comments and content about hot-button issues.
Recommended Reading / December 28th, 2021 / By Aidanne DePoy
With 2021 coming to a close, it’s time to do some reflection on the news you saw, the discussions you had, and what you are looking for in the next year. Whether you are interested in the pitfalls and successes of the Biden presidency, or you're wondering what stories you glossed over,...
Recommended Reading / November 2nd, 2021 / By Joseph Ratliff
In their coverage of YouTube’s removal of Bryson Gray’s popular rap song “Let’s Go Brandon,” many right-leaning outlets ignored key factors which likely contributed to YouTube’s decision to remove the song. This example of media bias by omission fueled assertions that big tech was making excuses to censor Democrats’ critics.
AllStances / October 21st, 2021 / By Henry A. Brechter
Should hate speech be kept off campus, has it been defined too broadly, or is it not a valid concept at all?
Facts & Data / October 15th, 2021 / By Andrew Weinzierl
Just over half of college students say they “often” or “always” refrain from sharing their opinion on social or political issues in a classroom setting out of concern for potential consequences.
Recommended Reading / October 7th, 2021 / By John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
The government can update Section 230(c)(1) so that social media companies like Facebook no longer get special protection for content that they moderate, but can be held accountable.
Recommended Reading / July 9th, 2021 / By Dan Schnur
From the Center This view is from an author rated as Center. Donald Trump’s latest attempt at performance art has just arrived, in the form of his announcement of a lawsuit against Facebook, Twitter, Google and their CEOs under the dubious grounds that their decisions to ban him from...