Marketplace Tech
Marketplace Tech
Oct 6, 2020
Foreign election interference is finding plenty of places online to spread
6 min

The Russian group accused of meddling in the 2016 election was caught this month in another disinformation campaign. Reuters reports that the group posed as a news outlet publishing articles that attacked former Vice President Biden. They targeted Facebook and Twitter, yes, but also spread content on Gab and Parler, social media networks that attract right-wing users. Molly speaks with Camille Francois, chief innovation officer at Graphika, who helped research this effort. She says disinformation is looking for a new home.

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