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What Social Media Regulation Could Look Like: Think Pipelines Not Utilities Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2020

What Social Media Regulation Could Look Like: Think Pipelines Not Utilities

There are no existing regulatory models that fit the realities of social media, but there's a lot to be learned by looking at existing frameworks.
Australia Vies For Pacific Influence With New Vanuatu Security Deal AP/2022

Australia Vies For Pacific Influence With New Vanuatu Security Deal

Australia has been countering China's moves with a salvo of diplomatic missions in the Pacific.
Digital Technologies For Biodiversity Protection And Climate Action: Solution Or COP Out?

Digital Technologies For Biodiversity Protection And Climate Action: Solution Or COP Out?

Critics caution however that some large scale techno-centric solutions are simply corporate greenwashing.
The Weekly News Quiz: Dec. 9 Getty Images/iStockphoto

The Weekly News Quiz: Dec. 9

Test your knowledge of national and international news events with The Conversation’s weekly quiz.
‘Independent State Legislature Doctrine’ Could Reverse 200 Years Of Election Progress Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images

‘Independent State Legislature Doctrine’ Could Reverse 200 Years Of Election Progress

A case currently before the U.S. Supreme Court has the potential for state legislatures to take power away from voters.
Oath Keepers Convictions Shed Light On The Limits Of Free Speech – And The Threat Posed By Militias AP/Manuel Balce Ceneta/2022

Oath Keepers Convictions Shed Light On The Limits Of Free Speech – And The Threat Posed By Militias

The convictions of Stewart Rhodes and other Oath Keepers may lead law enforcement agencies to shift their understanding of militia groups.
White Landowners In Hawaii Imported Russian Workers To Dilute The Labor Power Of Asians Sidney Robertson Cowell collection

White Landowners In Hawaii Imported Russian Workers To Dilute The Labor Power Of Asians

In the early 1900s, the new arrivals to Hawaii were known as Molokans, a Christian group that had emerged in the 18th century in central southern Russia.
The Weekly News Quiz: Dec. 2 Getty Images/iStockphoto

The Weekly News Quiz: Dec. 2

Test your knowledge of national and international news events with The Conversation’s weekly quiz.
Where Mauna Loa’s Lava Comes From And Why Hawaii’s Volcanoes Are Different USGS/2022

Where Mauna Loa’s Lava Comes From And Why Hawaii’s Volcanoes Are Different

Gabi Laske, a geophysicist at the University of California-San Diego led one of the first projects to map the deep plumbing that feeds the Hawaiian Islands’ volcanoes and explains where lava comes from.
The Weekly News Quiz: Nov. 27 Getty Images/iStockphoto

The Weekly News Quiz: Nov. 27