Arc: How Russian & Alt-Right Twitter Accounts Worked Together to Skew the Narrative About Berkeley

Arc: How Russian & Alt-Right Twitter Accounts Worked Together to Skew the Narrative About Berkeley. “The narrative surrounding last weekend’s protests in Berkeley took shape on social media and was picked up, at least in part, by mainstream news outlets. The result was a skewed presentation of events that was almost entirely devoid of the context in which they took place. Even more troubling: that narrative was influenced by pro-Russian social media networks, including state-sponsored propaganda outlets, botnets, cyborgs, and individual users.”

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