How two disinformation campaigns swung into action days before the UK went to the polls
Separate incidents surrounding events at Leeds General Infirmary sent social media into a tailspin — but neither was true, writes researcher Marc Owen Jones.
Misleading claims, edited videos and conspiracy theories acting as a ‘vehicle’ to undermine marginalised voices
First Draft examined the tactics used to spread disinformation about two leading black MPs.
UK general election 2019: Boris Johnson quote disputed, more suspicious Facebook ads and party publications get the magazine treatment
With less than one week to go until the December 12 vote, the amount of media manipulation and misleading information is increasing.