1 month ago
by wildcard+25 +1
Reps. Abigail Spanberger (D-Va.) and John Katko (R-N.Y.) on Friday reintroduced legislation intended to cut down on foreign disinformation and propaganda spread on social media, in particular following a spike in the content after the presidential election and during the COVID-19 pandemic.
1 year ago
by ppp+39 +1
The same kinds of digital dirty tricks used to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and beyond are now up for sale on underground Russian forums for as little as a few thousand dollars, according to a new report from an internet security company.
3 years ago
by AdelleChattre+10 +1
Behind the ‘70s Anti-Pollution Icon Was an Italian-American Actor—and the Beverage Industry. By Finis Dunaway.
4 years ago
by AdelleChattre+25 +1
How a misinformed Twitter post the night after the presidential election fueled a nationwide conspiracy theory and became a talking point for a world leader — even as it was being proved false. By Sapna Maheshwari.