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Press: Leak of papers before UK election raises 'spectre of foreign influence'

Press: Leak of papers before UK election raises ‘spectre of foreign influence’

ComProp researcher Lisa-Maria Neudert spoke to Reuters about the leak of British-U.S. trade documents ahead of the UK general election: The researchers interviewed by Reuters said the websites used to ...
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Guardian Opinion: Online politics needs to be cleaned up – but not just by Facebook and Twitter

Guardian Opinion: Online politics needs to be cleaned up – but not just by Facebook and Twitter

Lisa-Maria Neudert and Phil Howard argue in the Guardian's Opinion section for greater transparency from political parties on how and where they advertise: To keep our elections free and fair, ...
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Press: Lisa-Maria Neudert quoted in Washington Post coverage on Russian election interference

Press: Lisa-Maria Neudert quoted in Washington Post coverage on Russian election interference

ComProp researcher, Lisa-Maria Neudert, spoke to the Washington Post (short excerpt below) about the rise of visuals in disinformation campaigns: Facebook’s announcement last week underscored the evolving nature of the ...
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Coverage: 2019 Global Inventory of Social Media Manipulation

Coverage: 2019 Global Inventory of Social Media Manipulation

The team’s 2019 Global Inventory of Organised Social Media Manipulation has been widely covered, including in the following: New York Times: At least 70 countries have had disinformation campaigns, study ...
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Mona Elswah being interviewed

Television: Mona Elswah speaks to Al Hurra and BBC about information warfare in the Arab world

Mona Elswah appeared on Al Hurra to discuss her research on Iranian computational propaganda campaigns: "In a few minutes, you can create fake grassroots support for a government or for ...
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Al Jazeera: The fake Twitter accounts influencing the Gulf crisis

Al Jazeera: The fake Twitter accounts influencing the Gulf crisis

Mona Elswah spoke to Al Jazeera in their series on how the role of social media has evolved in the Middle East since the Arab Spring. The fake Twitter accounts ...
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Coverage: EU Elections Memo

Coverage: EU Elections Memo

The team’s research on junk news during the 2019 EU elections has been widely covered, including in the following: BBC: European elections 2019: Facebook and Twitter under the spotlight The ...
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Coverage: Indian Election Memo

Coverage: Indian Election Memo

The team’s research on junk news during the 2019 Indian Elections has been widely covered, including in the following: Hindustan Times: SP, BSP’s election posts least sensational, says Oxford study ...
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Lisa-Maria Neudert provides expert commentary for Germany's Digital Agenda Committee

Lisa-Maria Neudert provides expert commentary for Germany’s Digital Agenda Committee

Lisa-Maria Neudert was one of six invited experts who took part in a public debate on Wednesday, 10 April 2019 in German Parliament. Lisa-Maria Neudert vom Oxford Internet Institute berichtete, dass das Thema ...
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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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