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‘Real Catholics can’t be Democrats’: Right-wing disinformation campaigns are targeting Latinos in Spanish Facebook and WhatsApp groups

Largely right-wing campaigns are spreading misinformation regarding democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his running mate Kamala Harris online, per a report in MIT Technology Review. Spanish-language Facebook and WhatsApp group users have reported seeing messages like “Biden = Socialism” and that Kamala Harris supports abortions “minutes before birth,” both […]
‘Real Catholics can’t be Democrats’: Right-wing disinformation campaigns are targeting Latinos in Spanish Facebook and WhatsApp groups
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Pete Buttigieg’s race problem is an overblown media creation he can overcome — so long as he doesn’t screw up his response to it

The Democratic presidential candidate has a well-documented problem attracting the support of black and Latino voters. His uneven record in addressing social-justice issues undermines his credibility, particularly against frontrunner Joe Biden. Any effort to expand his base beyond white voters will be necessary to compete in more diverse states like […]
Pete Buttigieg’s race problem is an overblown media creation he can overcome — so long as he doesn’t screw up his response to it
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Inside the Trump ‘MAGA’ hat factory

We got a chance to go inside the factory where Trump’s iconic “Make America Great Again” hats are made. Also known as “MAGA” hats, the caps have become a symbol of Trump’s campaign, and inspired myriad memes and parodies. Each MAGA hat purchased through the Trump campaign’s official website counts […]
Inside the Trump ‘MAGA’ hat factory