What is Coda?
Coda tells you stories you never heard before, shows you connections you never knew existed, and investigates the nuance and complexity of the world
Modern technology was supposed to end dictatorship. But will it end democracy instead?
Access to all human knowledge is at our fingertips. But we’re entering into a crisis of reason.
Propaganda warfare is increasingly shaping narratives, policies and lives around the world.
Money and power. Disinformation. Authoritarian technology. We are tracking how global trends are reshaping your world.
We care about accuracy and our information sources
We are a team of experienced reporters and editors, technologists and designers
We work to tell you stories you have never heard before and show you connections between them you never knew existed
Jennifer Healy Johnson
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