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Social media giants enabled Trump chaos

Facebook and Twitter temporarily locked Donald Trump’s accounts after a mob he incited stormed the Capitol in an attempt to overturn an election result. They could have acted earlier, and are complicit in stoking the fire, argues Timothy Graham.

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Opinion

What lies beneath: the black hole of tunnel conspiracy

Tunnels beneath Melbourne and Sydney are being used to hide children being trafficked, according to a conspiracy theory circulating via social media. Victoria Kolankiewicz explains why the idea appeals to conspiracists, but is daft.

News

Phone towers targeted amid virus-5G conspiracy theory

Conspiracy theories connecting coronavirus to 5G internet continue to spread unchecked, with South Australians sharing misinformation on social media and celebrating a fire at an Adelaide mobile phone tower – one of many targeted interstate and overseas.