Nearly 4,800 accounts taken down by microblogging platform as part of effort to prevent election interference and misinformation
in much of the Western world, including in the United States, we seem unable to fully grasp the fact that Russia is waging war on Western democracies.
To compete and thrive in the 21st century, democracies, and the United States in particular, must develop new national security and economic strategies that address the geopolitics of information. In the 20th century, market capitalist democracies geared infrastructure, energy, trade, and even social policy to protect and advance that era’s key source of power—manufacturing. In this century, democracies must better account for information geopolitics across all dimensions of domestic policy and national strategy.
Source: The Geopolitics of Information
It will soon be as easy to produce convincing fake video as it is to lie. We need to be prepared.
RCFP analyzes frequently asked questions this case raises, annotates the charges and breaks down the counts in the indictment.
The story of one man and his British handler is one you may not have heard before, but its one that helped make D-Day possible.
Online extremists are forced to balance public outreach and operational security in choosing which digital tools to utilize.
Mueller fired Struck? We all confuse names!
There are good reasons to investigate the Trump campaign investigators, and to give the attorney general limited declassification authority for that investigation.
Fake news is a real and dangerous internet trend—but the phenomenon has effects in other areas of life as well. In addition to fake news, I worry about fake research.
Source: When Fake News Comes to Academia
Other governments are taking a page from the Russian playbook.