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To Fight Misinformation, We Need to Teach That Science Is Dynamic
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To Fight Misinformation, We Need to Teach That Science Is Dynamic

Sixty-five years ago, a metal sphere the size of a basketball caught the U.S. science, military and intelligence communities by surprise. Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite, launched into orbit by Russia, triggered U.S. policy makers to recognize that they were falling behind globally in educating and training scientists. In response, the government began investing...

A Pro-China Disinfo Campaign Is Targeting US Elections—Badly
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A Pro-China Disinfo Campaign Is Targeting US Elections—Badly

In an attempt to shift that blame, Dragonbridge’s influence campaign went so far as to create spoofed posts from Intrusion Truth, a mysterious pseudonymous Twitter account that has previously released evidence tying multiple hacking campaigns to China, including those of APT41. The fake Intrusion Truth posts instead falsely tie APT41 to US hackers. Dragonbridge also...

POSOBIEC: Hypocritical Nina Jankowicz Used ‘Disinformation’ as a Cover for her Secret NATO-Funded Cabal | Human Events
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POSOBIEC: Hypocritical Nina Jankowicz Used ‘Disinformation’ as a Cover for her Secret NATO-Funded Cabal | Human Events

Human Events Daily host Jack Posobiec slammed the Biden regime’s former appointed censorship czar and her roll in a “shadowy” cabal “Nina Jankowicz is tied to some very powerful, very shadowy individuals in our country,” said Posobiec. “A new piece from Revolver.news, titled Biden’s Minister of Truth Participated in a Secret NATO-Funded Cabal to Subvert...

Facebook and TikTok are approving ads with ‘blatant’ misinformation about voting in midterms, researchers say
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Facebook and TikTok are approving ads with ‘blatant’ misinformation about voting in midterms, researchers say

New York CNN Business  —  Facebook and TikTok failed to block advertisements with “blatant” misinformation about when and how to vote in the US midterms, as well as about the integrity of the voting process, according to a new report from human rights watchdog Global Witness and the Cybersecurity for Democracy Team (C4D) at New...

Facebook and TikTok are approving ads with ‘blatant’ misinformation about voting in midterms, researchers say
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Facebook and TikTok are approving ads with ‘blatant’ misinformation about voting in midterms, researchers say

New York CNN Business  —  Facebook and TikTok failed to block advertisements with “blatant” misinformation about when and how to vote in the US midterms, as well as about the integrity of the voting process, according to a new report from human rights watchdog Global Witness and the Cybersecurity for Democracy Team (C4D) at New...

Facebook and TikTok are approving ads with ‘blatant’ misinformation about voting in midterms, researchers say
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Facebook and TikTok are approving ads with ‘blatant’ misinformation about voting in midterms, researchers say

New York CNN Business  —  Facebook and TikTok failed to block advertisements with “blatant” misinformation about when and how to vote in the US midterms, as well as about the integrity of the voting process, according to a new report from human rights watchdog Global Witness and the Cybersecurity for Democracy Team (C4D) at New...

Iran’s Internet Blackouts Are Part of a Global Menace
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Iran’s Internet Blackouts Are Part of a Global Menace

For the past five weeks, thousands of Iranians, led by courageous young women, have taken to the streets of dozens of cities around the country, driven to action by the case of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old Iranian woman who died while in the custody of the country’s Morality Police. At tremendous risk to their safety,...

The Hunt for Wikipedia’s Disinformation Moles
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The Hunt for Wikipedia’s Disinformation Moles

This network mapping may also identify a particular strategy used by bad actors of splitting their edit histories between a number of accounts to evade detection. The editors put in the effort to build reputation and status within the Wikipedia community, mixing legitimate page edits with the more politically sensitive ones. “The main message that...

Is Alex Jones verdict the death of disinformation? Unlikely
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Is Alex Jones verdict the death of disinformation? Unlikely

NEW YORK — A Connecticut jury’s ruling this week ordering Alex Jones to pay $965 million to parents of Sandy Hook shooting victims he maligned was heartening for people disgusted by the muck of disinformation. Just don’t expect it to make conspiracy theories go away. The appetite for such hokum and narrowness of the judgments...