Jessica Guynn, USA TODAY

Jessica Guynn

USA TODAY

San Francisco, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Jessica:

Twitter did not violate election laws when it throttled Hunter Biden article, FEC rules

Twitter didn't violate election laws when it limited the spread of a New York Post article about Hunter Biden shortly before the presidential election → Read More

One year after George Floyd's death, two-thirds of workers want their companies to speak out against racism

One year after the police killing of George Floyd, two-thirds of American workers want their employers to speak out against racism, new survey says. → Read More

Facebook, YouTube and Twitter will fight Texas crackdown on 'censorship' of Trump, conservative speech

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a new law Thursday punishing social media companies for censoring conservative speech and former President Donald Trump. → Read More

Apple gives $30 million in new projects for Racial Equity and Justice Initiative

Apple gives $30 million in new projects for its Racial Equity and Justice Initiative; expanded education programs for Latinx and Black students. → Read More

Can 'love letters' from home buyers perpetuate racism? This state thinks so

Homebuyers across the country enclose love letters with their offers but concern is growing that these very personal pitches violate fair housing laws → Read More

America’s food retail executives at Coke, Costco, Pepsi and Starbucks still mostly white and male

Costco, Starbucks, Coke and Pepsi’s top jobs still filled by white people, but Black and Hispanic people fill nonmanagement roles → Read More

America’s food retail executives at Coke, Costco, Pepsi and Starbucks still mostly white and male

Costco, Starbucks, Coke and Pepsi’s top jobs still filled by white people, but Black and Hispanic people fill nonmanagement roles → Read More

Jeff Bezos is stepping down as CEO. How rich did Amazon make him?

No need to check his 401k or social security before retiring. Jeff Bezos, who steps down Monday as Amazon’s CEO, is the world’s richest person. → Read More

Jeff Bezos is stepping down as CEO. How rich did Amazon make him?

No need to check his 401k or social security before retiring. Jeff Bezos, who steps down Monday as Amazon’s CEO, is the world’s richest person. → Read More

Florida faces lawsuit over Trump-inspired law to block Facebook, YouTube and Twitter from political 'censorship'

The tech industry says a Florida law that prevents social media companies from barring the speech of political candidates violates the Constitution. → Read More

Trump Facebook ban upheld by Facebook Oversight Board but opens door to his possible return

Four months after his ouster from Facebook and Instagram, Trump's ban has been upheld, but Facebook must reconsider indefinite suspension. → Read More

Is Trump back on Facebook? Facebook Oversight Board will rule whether his ban lifts or becomes permanent today

Four months after ouster from Facebook and Instagram, Trump will learn if he can reconnect with tens of millions of followers or is permanently banned → Read More

Is Amazon recommending books on QAnon and white nationalism? Browsing books can lead to extremist rabbit hole

Amazon recommends QAnon conspiracy theories, vaccine disinformation and white nationalism to people browsing extremist books, new report says. → Read More

Facebook braces for Derek Chauvin verdict, cracks down on threats and content that celebrates or mocks George Floyd's death

Bracing for a verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, Facebook pledged to remove threats and content that celebrates or mocks George Floyd’s death. → Read More

Apple reinstates Parler: Parler says it will return to iPhones next week

Parler will return to Apple next week. Popular with conservatives, the social media app was booted from iPhones and Android devices after Jan. 6. → Read More

Facebook getting rid of likes? No, but soon Facebook and Instagram will let you hide them

Soon you'll get to decide if you want to see how many people liked your posts or other people’s posts on Facebook and Instagram. → Read More

ABC News taps Kimberly Godwin, first Black executive to run major broadcast news division

CBS News executive Kimberly Godwin has been tapped to lead ABC News. She will be the first Black executive to run a major U.S. broadcast news network. → Read More

TikTok videos pushing QAnon, COVID vaccine conspiracies surging despite crackdown, report says

TikTok videos promoting QAnon and anti-vaccine conspiracies are surging in popularity despite a crackdown → Read More

Trump video: Facebook scrubs Donald Trump interview with Lara Trump, cites indefinite ban

Facebook took down a video interview with Donald Trump conducted by his daughter-in-law due to his indefinite suspension after the deadly Capitol riot → Read More

How to add ‘I got my COVID vaccine’ frame to your Facebook profile

Facebook launches “I got my COVID-19 vaccine” profile frames created with Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Disease Control. → Read More