Content and channel restrictions in China. Domestic political influence operations. Disinformation blowback?
The public perception of misinformation as a threat. Two journalists receive the Nobel Peace Prize. Facebook under fire, and Big Tech's "tobacco moment." Update on the IMF and the World Bank's assessment controversy. Observers see a surge in anti-Semitic conspiracy theories online.
Cultural overreach. Crisis of expertise, IMF edition. It's not true, but is it art?
Automating disinformation. China's emerging disinformation policy and practice. GhostWriter and the European Union. Deepfakes? How about a shallowfake?
Russian electioneering (and Western complicity therein). Domestic political spin. Algorithms designed to reward engagement don't prize truth, much. Separating editorial decisions from engagement?