OneZero
Published in

OneZero

Parler Is Just a Symptom of a Much Bigger Problem

Congress asked the FBI to investigate the app’s role in promoting ‘civil unrest’ in the U.S. — but the entire social media ecosystem demands scrutiny

Photo: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images

The House Oversight and Reform Committee chair demanded on Thursday that the FBI “conduct a robust examination” of Parler and its…

--

--

--

The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Recommended from Medium

Influencer Marketing in Social Media

Why I Am Cold at Night

Social Learning through Social Media, is it possible?

How Microblogging has Helped Me

Trolling the trolls! How to handle them well :)

What is wrong with media and policy? A case by example from Germany.

Instagram Downfall Theory

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Sarah Emerson

Sarah Emerson

Staff writer at OneZero covering social platforms, internet communities, and the spread of misinformation online. Previously: VICE

More from Medium

Spotify, Sacrifice, and the Sacred Power of Music

Yoko Ono and John Lennon on the steps of the Apple building in London during a peace campaign protesting against the Vietnam War, December 1969.

The Sad Life of TikTok’s Viral Dancing Robot

How the Greek Invented the Modern World

Photo of the Acropolis of Athens viewed from the Hill of the Muses.

The Key to the FFT