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Elon Musk and Twitter: A Censorship Double Standard?

Social media companies have reacted to the COVID-19 pandemic by rolling out new policies dramatically expanding their censorship powers. And…

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FiveThirtyEight: How The Media Has – And Hasn't – Covered Tara Reade's Allegation

FiveThirtyEight explores coverage of the Tara Reade allegations. Read The Full Article.

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Mentions Of Immigration Hit Three-Year Lows

Mentions of immigration in worldwide online news coverage have dropped to their lowest point in the last three years. Live…

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Fox News Takes Lead On Mentions Of Bats

As discussion of the origins of Covid-19 has increasingly centered on bats, mentions of the mammals have really picked up…

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Using The Global Quotation Graph To Track Statements About Hydroxychloroquine

Using the new Global Quotation Graph it requires just a single line of SQL to compile a list of public…

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Announcing The Global Quotation Graph

We are tremendously excited to announce today the debut of the GDELT Global Quotation Graph, which compiles quoted statements in…

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Hong Kong Remains Off Media Radar

Mentions of Hong Kong on television news began June 9, 2019 and ended November 29, 2019, with BBC covering them…

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Rod Arquette Show Radio Interview On Tara Reade Coverage

Kalev joined the Rod Arquette show today to discuss his RealClearPolitics analysis of Tara Reade coverage. Listen.

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Biden vs. Kavanaugh: How the #MeToo Numbers Stack Up

Three years ago, the #MeToo movement was everywhere, with powerful men facing public reckonings seemingly on a weekly basis. Two…

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New Twitter Censorship Rules Raise Transparency Questions

After years of being on the defensive over data breaches, privacy invasion, censorship and monopoly concerns, social media platforms are…

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Updated Dr.'s Chronology From Television News OCR

We've updated our chronology of Dr.'s from the onscreen OCR'd text of television news that we first released last week….

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ChainNews: Who Is Using The Term "Chinese Virus"? This Is A Thought-Provoking Research Result

This Chinese-language article looks at how Covid-19 has been framed in the media, especially the use of terms like "Chinese…

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The Tennessee Star: Commentary: Big Tech, Privacy, and Power

The Tennessee Star published Rachel Bovard's commentary about the shift towards ever-greater censorship of social platforms. Read The Full Article.

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Global Multilingual Covid-19 Online News Narrative Dataset Now Updating

Our global multilingual Covid-19 online news narratives dataset that includes the URLs and titles of worldwide news coverage about the…

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Did Rising News Media Unemployment Spur Increased Coverage In "Opening Up" The Economy?

The journalism world in the US has been hit hard by the economic damage from shutting down the economy to…

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Media Coverage Driving Search Interest In Pulse Oximeters

Media coverage has been behind many of the panic buying behaviors of the Covid-19 crisis, from toilet paper to N95…

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Global Geographic Graph Now Updating Daily

The Global Geographic Graph is now updating each morning 3-4AM UTC, allowing you to create continually updated geographic analyses. The…

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American Greatness: Big Tech, Privacy, and Power

An article in American Greatness by Rachel Bovard cites Kalev's RCP analysis of Facebook's policy on protest discussion on its…

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"Coronavirus" More Popular Than "Covid-19" But Fox Mentions Covid More Than Its Peers

Which is the more popular term, Covid-19 or Coronavirus? While CNN, MSNBC and Fox News all use "Coronavirus" significantly more…

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Expanded Returned Clips Count For TV & TVAI APIs

You can now select up to 5,000 results from the TV and TVAI APIs, including their Television Explorer and Television…

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Journal Of Risk Research: Did The World Overlook The Media's Early Warning Of Covid-19?

An article published today in the Journal of Risk Research looks at early warning signals of Covid-19 in GDELT. Read…

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How COVID-19 Has Transformed What We Hear and See on TV

How is television news changing in the COVID-19 era as news channels run wall-to-wall pandemic coverage, newsreaders, reporters and guests…

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Using BigQuery To Compile A Decade-Long Chronology Of Dr.'s On Television News

Yesterday we showed how a single SQL query in BigQuery could be used to compile a list of all of…

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Using BigQuery + Regex's On OCR'd Chyrons From The Cloud Video API To Compile A List Of "Dr."'s On TV News

Between an hour and a third of the airtime on CNN each day since Feb. 26th has mentioned "Dr." somewhere…