Tag: Democratic Defense Against Disinformation

Delicate balancing act: freedom of press vs freedom from disinfomation


  This year’s World Press Freedom Day focuses on ‘journalism and elections in times of disinformation’, Teresa Mioli writes for the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas. Western policymakers and… Read more »

Counter Disinformation Coalition – a democratic defense against active measures


The problem of disinformation is “broader than Russia” because other foreign powers are already planning to deploy digital disinformation tools, according to a new report. “The Russians and other purveyors… Read more »

‘Social Media as Information Warfare’: countering adversary threats to democratic institutions


One hour after news broke about the school shooting in Florida last week, Twitter accounts suspected of having links to Russia released hundreds of posts taking up the gun control debate, The… Read more »