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MSNBC: How Russian trolls weaponized social media

MSNBC: How Russian trolls weaponized social media

Bharath Ganesh and Mimie Liotsiou were featured on MSNBC to speak about Russian social media interference in American politics. A Russian troll farm in St Petersburg latched onto wedge issues ...
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Television: Vidya Narayanan on NDTV discussing misinformation in India

Television: Vidya Narayanan on NDTV discussing misinformation in India

Vidya Narayanan appeared on NDTV live to discuss Facebook's crackdown on misinformation in India in the lead-up to the 2019 elections. In Facebook's first major crackdown on misinformation, a total ...
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Washington Post coverage: Iran data memo

Washington Post coverage: Iran data memo

The team’s research on Iranian digital interference in the Arab world has been covered in the Washington Post, "Iran-linked Twitter accounts spread anti-Saudi sentiments in Arabic, report finds." In an intensive ...
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New York Times Opinion: A Way to Detect the Next Russian Misinformation Campaign

New York Times Opinion: A Way to Detect the Next Russian Misinformation Campaign

ComProp Director Phil Howard argues in the New York Times that tech platforms should be required to publish a public archive of all ads to prevent and expose misinformation campaigns in ...
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Coverage: Russia's IRA and American Political Polarization

Coverage: Russia’s IRA and American Political Polarization

The team's research on the IRA and political polarization in the United States has been widely covered, including in the following: The Washington Post: New report on Russian disinformation, prepared for ...
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Coverage: US Midterm Elections Memo

Coverage: US Midterm Elections Memo

The team's research on the 2018 US midterm elections has been covered in the following: The Washington Post: The Cybersecurity 202: There is more phony political news on social media now ...
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Coverage: Junk News Aggregator

Coverage: Junk News Aggregator

The COMPROP Junk News Aggregator has been covered in the following: Tech Crunch: Tool up for the midterms with this Facebook junk news aggregator With the US midterms fast approaching ...
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Coverage: Brazil Election Memo

Coverage: Brazil Election Memo

The team's research on the Brazilian election was covered in a number of major Brazilian outlets: Estadao: "Estudo associa polarização a ‘notícias distorcidas'" Apoiadores do candidato do PSL à Presidência, Jair Bolsonaro, são os ...
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Coverage: Swedish Election Memo

Coverage: Swedish Election Memo

The team's research on the Swedish Election has been covered in the following: Reuters Newswire: Exclusive: Right-wing sites swamp Sweden with 'junk news' in tight election race LONDON/STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - ...
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Coverage: ComProp and the Tech Hearings

Coverage: ComProp and the Tech Hearings

Two of our project researchers were featured during the congressional testimony provided this week by Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter's Jack Dorsey. Lisa-Maria Neudert was quoted by Senator Kamala Harris ...
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