The site fooled so many anti-vaxxers that it crashed last week.
Berman and Company admitted it is the organization behind a campaign protesting against New York City schools curricula.
95 percent of all organic comments favored net neutrality, according to the analysis.
Sockpuppets are real, but astroturfing isn't limited to fake accounts.
It's astroturfing and fearmongering at its finest—and most extreme.
What do an environmental group in Ohio, a small military radio program, and a network of rural hospitals in Texas all have in common? They apparently got bamboozled into helping kill net neutrality.
If cable company-created front groups and other organizations are to be believed, advocates demand the FCC carry on its current path.
The anti-net-neutrality group Broadband for America claims to be "a coalition of 300 internet consumer advocates, content providers, and engineers." After a little digging, VICE has discovered they are in fact a who's who of ISP industry presidents and...