Category Archives: Notes of Interest

Deranged North Dakota Man Kills Teenager Over Political Views

Deranged North Dakota Man Kills Teenager Over Political Views

Court papers show Brandt called 911 around 2:30 a.m. Sunday and told the 911 dispatcher that he just hit Ellingson, claiming the teen was part of a Republican extremist group and was calling people to come get Brandt after a political argument. Photo by Alex WongMORE

Facebook Spied On Private Messages Of Americans Who Questioned 2020 Election

Facebook Spied On Private Messages Of Americans Who Questioned 2020 Election

Under the FBI collaboration operation, somebody at Facebook red-flagged these supposedly subversive private messages over the past 19 months and transmitted them in redacted form to the domestic terrorism operational unit at FBI headquarters in Washington, DC, without a subpoena. Photo Illustration by Mateusz SlodkowskiMORE

Moscow, We Have a Problem

Moscow, We Have a Problem

Ukraine’s unexpected and rapid advances in the north — as documented by these Russian sources — have engendered a palpable frustration from writers usually known for their pro-Moscow drumbeating. Photo by Scott PetersonMORE