The Big Lie

by— From Timothy Snyder, an incredible piece on Trump, the coup attempt, and this fascist moment in American history. (Snyder, you may remember, wrote about 20 lessons on fighting authoritarianism from the 20th century shortly after the 2016 election that he later turned into a book.) Post-truth is pre-fascism, and Trump has been our post-truth president. When we give up on truth, we concede power to those with the wealth and charisma to create spectacle in its place. Without agreement about some...—“A coalition of hate”: The online extremists that are testing Big Tech.—Why Man United's rise to Premier League summit under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is a big deal. It's a much bigger deal than it seems that Manchester United are top of the Premier League and that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's the coach who did it.