Propaganda

Propaganda

Social Media Influencers and the 2020 U.S. Election: Paying ‘Regular People’ for Digital Campaign Communication

Social Media Influencers and the 2020 U.S. Electio...

October 14, 2020

The Center for Media Engagement's propaganda research team reports on the phenomenon of social media influencers as an avenue for political campaign communications, describes the challenges this issue poses to…
Police could Be Scanning Your Social Media From a Summer Protest to Make an Arrest

Police could Be Scanning Your Social Media From a ...

September 2, 2020

Protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota, continue to seize national and global attention. There have been protests in at least 1,700 cities across all 50 states…
Demand for Deceit: How the Way We Think Drives Disinformation

Demand for Deceit: How the Way We Think Drives Dis...

January 8, 2020

While some consumers are exposed to and perhaps influenced by disinformation incidentally, others repeatedly seek out and believe sources of disinformation while rejecting other information sources. Why? Read More