Tagged With Disinformation

Parler website appears to be back online and promises to 'resolve any challenge before us'


My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell and pro-Trump lawyer Lin Wood spread misinformation about Antifa leading the Capitol rioters


TikTok is adding information labels to posts about vaccines as the UK threatens big fines for misinformation



Facebook reportedly told its ad reviewers to ignore fraud and hacked accounts as long as 'Facebook gets paid'


83% of Republicans polled after the 2020 election said they didn't believe Joe Biden won


US Postal Service 'whistleblower,' cited by Republicans and right-wing activists as evidence of election tampering, retracts his claims, officials say



Around half of the top US Facebook posts since Election Day are sowing doubt about the legitimacy of the election


YouTube says it will allow videos with false or misleading election results, but won't advertise on them


Eric Trump shared a fake QAnon-promoted video of a person claiming to burn 80 Trump ballots. It had been debunked by officials the day before.


It wasn't a disaster, but this election shows the fragility of American democracy


The US's top cybersecurity agency just threw cold water on Trump's claim that election results in battleground states are fraudulent


Twitter flags Trump's baseless claim about election theft



Sean Hannity falsely claimed Ilhan Omar engaged in voter fraud. He didn't realise the state has same-day voter registration.


Amazon appears to have donated $40,000 to a top source of vaccine misinformation, according to a screenshot posted by a volunteer for the group


Google said an Iran-linked disinformation campaign targeted 25,000 Gmail users, after US intelligence said Iran was trying to 'influence public opinion' ahead of Election Day


Facebook paused efforts to redirect QAnon searches to fact-checks after a glitch showed people information about the conspiracy theory even when they weren't looking for it



FBI says it has 'nothing to add' to Trump's spy chief's claims about the Hunter Biden laptop controversy


US spies say the Hunter Biden email controversy shows how 'exploitable' and 'grotesquely vulnerable' Trump and Giuliani are to Russian intelligence


Twitter will now add warning labels to tweets containing hacked material instead of banning them entirely, after its blocking of contested New York Post Biden story provoked uproar


US officials warned the White House that Russian intelligence was using Rudy Giuliani to funnel disinformation to Trump