Facebook's War on Publishers (Including Us)
You may have heard the news that Facebook is going to be completely reorganizing the way people see stories on their newsfeed. This is horrendous news for every responsible media outlet -- including us. After allowing clickbait sites and fake Russian websites to spam users for ...read more
Finally, You Can Now Go Ad Free on The Daily Banter!
At long last Banter readers can finally get an ad free version of the site. After countless requests, we've been wanting to provide this option for our readers for years but have been unable to successfully roll it out due to the publishing platform we were previously on. In ...read more
We Need Your Help to Fight Trumpism
Right now, we are facing the gravest threat to American democracy and global peace in over 50 years. This is not hyperbole, but fact, and we need your help to fight it. The rapid ascension of Trump and the blitzkrieg of executive orders he and his administration have rammed ...read more
A Big Thanks to Our Readers For Supporting Us!
As we wrap up for the holidays, I wanted to send a message of thanks to our readers who have been hugely supportive of our efforts here at The Daily Banter. It has been an exhausting, emotionally taxing year for everyone on the team -- we have done our absolute best to cover the ...read more
The Only Way to Stop Fake News is to Fund Real News
The proliferation of fake news sites online is one of the greatest threats to democracy we have ever faced. While this might sound like hyperbole, it is worth remembering that the US has just elected a reality television star with a history of sexually assaulting women as ...read more
A Message to Our Readers: What We Plan to Do About President Trump
Update: This was written just days after Donald Trump was elected and remains one of the most important pieces ever published on the Banter. Several months in and the Trump administration is worse than almost anyone could have expected. The administration is attempting to wreck ...read more