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How a Slacker Frog in an MS Paint Zine Became a Villain for the Alt-Right

In the new award-winning documentary "Feels Good Man" filmmakers Giorgio Angelini and Arthur Jones carefully examine Pepe the Frog’s fraught and fascinating legacy.
Paige Katherine Bradley

The Unplug Collective's Digital Healing Circle

Helmed by Amanda Taylor, the collective is a space for Black women and gender expansive people to share their stories.
Sophie Kemp
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Why Funding the Future of Black Queer Digital Spaces Matters

Anonymous Instagram account @godimsuchadyke speaks with GARAGE about a new fund to support Black lesbian, queer, and trans content creators.
Olivia Lindsay Aylmer
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The Life, Death, and Cashmere Rebirth of Instagram's Favorite Nude Man

Meet Horace. Dance with Horace. Be Free with Horace.
Pearse Anderson

On André 3000’s Jumpsuits and the Shortness of Memory

OK, when do we hand over the cure and stop playing?
Eileen Cartter
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Enter the Neoliberal Hellscape of Conner O'Malley

The comedian's characters seem almost readymade for the pandemic.
Travis Diehl
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Welcome to Patia's Fantasy World

The creator of the viral Master List of Resources on How to Dismantle Systemic Racism talks shitposting, activism, and being Black.
Ashley Tyner
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Online Fandoms on the Frontlines

How fandoms—from BTS to D&D—are organizing for Black Lives Matter.
Sophie Kemp
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Livestreaming the Revolution

A camera is a vehicle for truth—but is the truth enough to set us free?
Safy-Hallan Farah
right now

How to Donate to Black Lives Matter For Free

By fundraising via ad revenue, YouTuber Zoe Amira is turning the internet machine back on itself.
Eileen Cartter
the internet

On Baby Goats and the #SoothingContent Economy

When we need our spiritual timelines cleansed, can the aesthetic livestock of Instagram save us?
Eileen Cartter
the internet

Please Tell Me Something, Anything, About Myself

Instagram’s “Which ____ are you?” augmented reality filters offer fictional catharsis for depleted souls, yearning to be assessed.
Eileen Cartter