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Foreign Influence

Coordinated attempts by foreign civilians or agents of foreign governments to shape U.S. public opinion, obfuscate facts or advance an agenda through the manipulation of social media.

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2018 Post Election Report on Mexico and Colombia

New Knowledge

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Jan 30, 2019

Disinformation and Data Attacks Will Get Worse

New Knowledge

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Aug 29, 2018

How the Agriculture Industry is Impacted by Disinformation

New Knowledge

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Oct 15, 2018

IRA Infographics

New Knowledge

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Nov 26, 2018

Meme wars: How Disinformation Is Taking Form In Memes

New Knowledge

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Sep 13, 2018

The Disinformation Report

New Knowledge

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Dec 17, 2018

What to Expect from Wednesday’s Senate Intelligence Hearing

New Knowledge

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Sep 4, 2018

In the Press

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A New Report Found That Russia's Disinformation Operation in the US Picked Up Speed Even After It Was Caught by Mueller

Business Insider

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Dec 17, 2018

After Florida School Shooting, Russian ‘Bot’ Army Pounced

New York Times

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Feb 19, 2018

Experts: Russian Influence Efforts Constitute "informational warfare," Span Beyond Election

CBS

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Aug 1, 2018

Facebook and Google Struggle to Squelch ‘Crisis Actor’ Posts

New York Times

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Feb 23, 2018

Facebook Identifies New Influence Operations Spanning Globe

New York Times

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Aug 21, 2018

Facebook, Twitter and YouTube Withheld Russia Data, Reports Say

New York Times

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Dec 17, 2018

Five Takeaways From New Reports on Russia’s Social Media Operations

New York Times

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Dec 17, 2018

France Probes Any Moscow Role in Yellow-Vest Movement

The Wall Street Journal

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Dec 15, 2018

How Isis and Russia Won Friends and Manufactured Crowds

Wired

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Mar 8, 2018

How Russia's Online Influence Campaign Engaged With Millions For Years

TechCrunch

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Dec 17, 2018

How Russian Trolls Used Meme Warfare to Divide America

Wired

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Dec 17, 2018

In Social Media 'arms race,' Tech Giants Chase Evolving Trolls and Bots

ABC News

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Oct 25, 2018

Laura Rosenberger and Jamie Fly: The Full Transcript

Politico

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Feb 26, 2018

New Report on Russian Disinformation, Prepared For The Senate, Shows The Operation’s Scale and Sweep

The Washington Post

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Dec 17, 2018

Reports to Senate Criticize Social Media Giants For Providing Incomplete Data in Russia Probe

Vox

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Dec 17, 2018

Russia Favored Trump, Targeted African-Americans With Election Meddling, Reports Say

NBC News

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Dec 17, 2018

Russia Tried and Failed to Sow Discord in America. Then it Discovered Social Media

Los Angeles Times

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Feb 22, 2018

Russian Propagandists Targeted African Americans to Influence 2016 US Election

The Guardian

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Dec 17, 2018

Russian Trolls Came for Instagram, Too

New York Times

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Dec 18, 2018

Russian Disinformation Teams Targeted Robert S. Mueller III, Says Report Prepared for Senate

The Washington Post

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Dec 17, 2018

Russians Meddling in the Midterms? Here’s the Data

New Knowledge for The New York Times

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Nov 6, 2018

Russian 2016 Influence Operation Targeted African-Americans on Social Media

New York Times

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Dec 17, 2018

Russians Sought to Recruit 'assets' Through Social Media, Senate Told

CNN

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Dec 17, 2018

Russians Trolled People Who Were Worried About Russian Trolls on Social Media, Report Says

CNBC

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Dec 17, 2018

Silicon Valley May Have Done 'bare minimum' to Help Russia Investigation, Senate Intel Committee Told

CNN

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Dec 17, 2018

Social Media’s Forever War

New York Times

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Dec 17, 2018

Some of the Popular Images and Themes the Russians Posted on Social Media

New York Times

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Dec 17, 2018

Support for Brett Kavanaugh Seems Especially High Among Russian Propagandists

Fact Company

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Sep 28, 2018

Takeaways From Twitter's Data Trove

Politico

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Oct 18, 2018

The Kremlin Hates America’s ‘Malignant Feminism,’ Loves Brett Kavanaugh

Huffington Post

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Oct 6, 2018

Voter Suppression and Racial Targeting: In Facebook’s and Twitter’s Words

New York Times

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Dec 17, 2018

What do we really know about Russian disinformation?

BBC

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Feb 13, 2019

What We Now Know About Russian Disinformation

New York Times Opinion

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Dec 17, 2018

New Reports Detail Expansive Russia Disinformation Scheme Targeting U.S.

NPR

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Dec 17, 2018

Yes, Russian Trolls Helped Elect Trump

New York Times Opinion

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Dec 17, 2018

Your 5G Phone Won't Hurt You. But Russia Wants You to Think Otherwise.

New York Times

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May 13, 2019

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