Veiled demonstrators hold photographs of those killed at Sandy Hook elementary school during the March for Our Lives in New York last weekend, which was largely organised on Facebook and Twitter. Photograph: Todd Heisler/New York Times

I don’t need to tell you that something is wrong with social media. You’ve probably experienced it yourself. Maybe it’s the way you feel while scrolli(...)

The driving forces behind the #buytwitter movement failed to get the needed majority shareholder vote to proceed. Photograph:  Dominic Lipinski/PA

What if Twitter were to become a public co-op, rather than a publicly-traded corporate giant? Thanks to a dedicated group of social activists, such a (...)