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Russia Could Unleash Fake Videos During Election, Schiff Says

Russia Could Unleash Fake Videos During Election, Schiff Says

WASHINGTON — The Russian government is likely to try to influence the 2020 presidential election, not through the release of stolen emails and other documents but through faked videos, the …

Washington Post

New report on Russian disinformation shows the operation’s scale and sweep

New report on Russian disinformation shows the operation’s scale and sweep

A report prepared for the Senate that provides the most sweeping analysis yet of Russia’s disinformation campaign around the 2016 election found the operation used every major social media platform to deliver …

LA Times

Why conservatives are more likely than liberals to believe false information

Why conservatives are more likely than liberals to believe false information

After an electoral season that blurred the line between fact and fantasy, a team of UCLA researchers is offering new evidence to support a controversial proposition: that when it comes to …

POLITICO

Pew: Majority of Americans say fake news sows confusion of basic facts

Pew: Majority of Americans say fake news sows confusion of basic facts

Around 64 percent of Americans say fake news has created a “great deal of confusion” about the basic facts of current events, a new Pew Research study shows. The study …

POLITICO

Fact checkers to Facebook: Fight fake news

Fact checkers to Facebook: Fight fake news

The country’s most prominent fact checkers fought a losing battle against the flood of fake news during the presidential campaign. Now, they say, they have one great hope for preventing …