A three year-old girl from Baltimore will be laid to rest on Friday after being struck by a stray bullet last week. It just takes everything out of you. Your soul. Your everything. Your spirit is just gone. There are just too many guns on our streets, in the wrong hands. And nothing will change until we break the gun lobby's stranglehold on Washington. So when my opponent and the NRA cut a backroom deal so they could keep buying off politicians, I called them on it. And we won. I'm Donna Edwards and I approve this message.
The Political TV Ad Archive collected political ads in the 2016 election. In addition to tracking airings across key primary states, the collection includes ads that may air elsewhere or exclusively on social media.
by Katie Donnelly Over the past extremely unpredictable election year, the Internet Archive invented new methods and tools to give journalists, researchers, and the public the power to access, scrutinize, share, and thoroughly fact-check political ads, presidential debates, and TV news broadcasts. Our efforts were designed to help citizens better understand the patterns of political messages designed to persuade them […]
Guest post by Kalev Leetaru Today the Internet Archive announces a new interactive timeline visualization–the Television Explorer–that lets you trace how any keyword–think “emails”, “tax returns”, “alt-right”–has been covered on U.S. television news over the past half-decade. See the Television Explorer, a new tool for exploring TV News. Over the past year and a half, the GDELT Project and the Internet […]