For most of us, the Internet has become the go-to source for information, whether it’s the news of the day or a long-forgotten fact we suddenly need to know. But a series of recent developments show that the Web’s gatekeepers have an agenda of their own and that if we trust them completely, we’re probably making a mistake. 


Callie Crossley is the host of WGBH News' Under the Radar.

Dan Kennedy is an associate professor of journalism at Northeastern University.

Jon Kelleris a political analyst for WBZ.