America’s Internet Is Splitting Along Party Lines

From a story on by Sara Fischer and Scott Rosenberg headlined “America’s internet is splitting along party lines”:

New investments flooding partisan media platforms are starting to restructure America’s internet business around the nation’s deepening political divide.

Why it matters: For years internet theorists have warned of the “splinternet,” a breakup of the global internet into regions governed by¬†different rules and laws. Something like that is now starting to happen within the U.S., splitting the online world into red and blue sectors.