The power of the American people when we rise up and stand for liberty knows no bounds. There is no one in my generation who has done more to champion constitutional conservative causes than Ted Cruz. Over and over again, when we faced impossible odds, the American people rose to the challenge. I don't know of any place that's harder to stand up and fight and win than the United States Supreme Court, whether it's defending 2nd Amendment rights or protecting United States sovereignty against the United Nations. He led. He fought. And he won. I believe in you. If you're ready to join a grassroots army across this nation, I'm gonna ask you to stand together for liberty.
The Political TV Ad Archive collected and, using innovative open source technology, tracked airings of political ads in key markets the 2016 election cycle.
The collection also linked ads to fact-checks by national fact-checking organizations. 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 […]