Tuesday, October 4, 2022

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Four ways you can design social media posts to combat health misinformation

By Anna Feigenbaum, Ozlem Demirkol Tonnesen, for The Conversation It’s no secret that online misinformation has been a big problem throughout the pandemic. Of course,...

Fake: Bat Coronavirus Experiments Conducted in Ukrainian Biolabs

The topic of secret biological laboratories in Ukraine concocting all manner of weapon and scourge are a favorite theme of the Kremlin propaganda machine....

Jabbed in the Back: Mapping Russian and Chinese Information Operations During COVID-19

By Ben Dubow, Edward Lucas, Jake Morris, for CEPA Executive Summary During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) spread disinformation about the efficacy of...

Chat Groups Against Vaccines: Ukrainian Anti-Vaxers Coordinate Activities in Viber Groups

By Vitalii Rybak, for UkraineAlert The anti-vaccination movement in Ukraine uses a non-transparent messenger for coordination. Since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 3 million COVID-19...

SPUTNIK V: the Russian Success?

By Viola von Cramon Please find the study 𝘪𝘯 𝘎𝘦𝘳𝘮𝘢𝘯 in English In August 2020, President Putin surprised the world by claiming to have approved the first vaccine against...

Deadly Deceptive Disinformation

By EUvsDisinfo For more than 20 months, since late January 2020, the COVID-19 outbreak has been among the dominant topics in the pro-Kremlin flow of...

The Kremlin’s Big Tech Conundrum

By EU vs Disinfo Nearly two weeks after the State Duma election, the pro-Kremlin media supported by Russian officials continue to allege that the West...

Covid Conspiracies Leak From Russia’s Lie Labs

By Ben Dubow, for CEPA China and Russia have formed an opportunistic propaganda alliance to blame the U.S. for covid-19. “Who’s Afraid of Fort Detrick Probe?” asked Sputnik...

Hushing Up Is Also Lying

By EU vs Disinfo Sometimes, what is not lied about is revealing. Seven years ago last week, a Russian military unit shut down Malaysian Airlines MH17, killing...

Manipulation: Ukraine to Disband Infectious Diseases Hospitals

Ukraine is not disbanding any infectious diseases hospitals. It is phasing out some Covid departments as coronavirus cases continue to decrease significantly in the...