Information War

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Foreign bots meddle in US midterms, criticism of the Qatar World Cup is ‘Orientalist,’ and exploiting the data void
Disinformation
AI image generators enable the creation of fake pictures to support fake news
Disinformation
Violence between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan reveals authoritarianism’s communication paralysis
Disinformation
In Nicaragua, there are no more newspapers
Newsletters
Popular Russian fact checkers “don’t do politics” but push Kremlin propaganda
Rewriting History
Poland’s ministry of memory spins the Holocaust
Newsletters
While Soviet Victory Day anxieties loom across Europe, most Russians continue to support the war
Authoritarian Tech
How Silicon Valley is helping Putin and other tyrants win the information war
Authoritarian Tech
The race to save everything as war threatens the internet in Ukraine and Russia
Authoritarian Tech
Biolabs, QAnon, and Putin: visualizing digital authoritarianism’s next move