The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL /ˈaɪsəl/) is an jihadist rebel group that controls territory in Iraq and Syria and also operates in eastern Libya, the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt, and other areas of the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, and Southeast Asia. The group's Arabic name is transliterated as ad-Dawlah al-Islāmīyah fī al-‘Irāq wash-Shām leading to the Arabic acronym Da‘ish or DAESH (Arabic pronunciation: da:ʕeʃ). The name is also commonly translated as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham and abbreviated ISIS (/ˈaɪsɪs/).
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  • How the Social Media Dumpster Fire Hijacked the Election

    … in BuzzSumo, and you get something like this: Hillary’s ISIS Emails. FBI agent investigating Hillary found dead. Hillary’s anti-Trump Muslim dad? Her father died in 1993. Now check out the share counts–and note that exactly none of these websites are bastions of journalism. Real journalist Matt Yglesias wrote, “The real Clinton email scandal…

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  • Could Facebook Tip the Elections in the Final Countdown?

    … House? The power of a like Our Facebook feeds have become a battleground for political discourse: From Trump’s declaration that President Barack Obama is the “founder of ISIS” to Clinton’s comments dismissing Trump supporters as a “basket of deplorables,” new stories emerge every day, adding to the ongoing saga and painting the parties in a variety…

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  • Moderating User Generated Content on Social Media is a Catch-22

    … their services. Some networks are already actively moderating user-generated content. For instance, Twitter has banned thousands of accounts associated with ISIS. But it is unclear whether they are doing enough to remove these posts, and enforce their terms of service. A tension between social networks and the government still exists in the wake…

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