How we investigated the spread of Covid-19 vaccine misinformation on Facebook
The platform recently announced a ban on false Covid-19 and vaccine claims, so we used technical methods to see whether it’s working.
Turkey's clampdown on Twitter could lead to more disinformation
Growing government control could harm Turkey's information ecosystem.
Innovative information disorder tactics target Russia protests
The deceptive tactics we've seen online.
The Nation of Islam and anti-vaccine rhetoric
How the extremist organization disseminates vaccine misinformation through social media
After the Capitol: tech and disinfo
What we learned about tech platforms and disinformation — and what we still don’t know.
The "broadcast" model no longer works in an era of disinformation
We've relied for too long on an outdated top-down view of disinformation.
As online communities mobilize offline, misinformation manifests a physical threat
If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that the line between online discourse and offline action has long disappeared.
Online influencers have become powerful vectors in promoting false information and conspiracy theories
The role of celebrities and online influencers requires more scrutiny, especially from social platforms and media.
"Do No Harm" — Assessing the impact of prioritizing US political disinformation over health misinformation in 2020
What changes need to happen so newsrooms, researchers and policymakers are prepared for the health misinformation that will define 2021.