Category Archives: election meddling

Seven ways misinformation spread during the 2016 USA election

This Article is reblogged from The Medium and was originally posted by the Knight Foundation. It fits and complements the findings of the “Propaganda” book by Benkler c.s. see¬†https://theconnectivist.wordpress.com/2018/10/07/network-propaganda-empirical-study-by-prof-benkler-recent-usa-media-ecosystem/ Hat tip to Michel Bauwens of the P2P Foundation for drawing … Continue reading

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Political Power of (Social) Networks

This is a log of publicly available information about [mass mental manipulation of voters with the help of ICT/ internet tools and social media] , in a number of countries. Roughly listed in sequence. From recent — back to 2015/2016. … Continue reading

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