Washington Post: Trump once reconsidered sticking with Truth Social. Now he’s stuck.

Washington Post: Trump once reconsidered sticking with Truth Social. Now he’s stuck.. “Trump has told his allies that he can’t leave Truth Social, because he’s propping it up, and he doesn’t want a site so closely associated with his brand to collapse, according to people familiar with his thinking who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss internal matters. A spokesman for Trump did not respond to a detailed request for comment for this story.”

Bloomberg: Candidates Keep Pushing Election Denial Online — Because It Works

Bloomberg: Candidates Keep Pushing Election Denial Online — Because It Works. “Candidates who have pushed the falsehood that the 2020 election was stolen routinely saw their posts collecting more engagement overall compared to the performance of each candidate’s average post, Bloomberg found. The review covered the Facebook and Twitter posts of every Republican running for Senate, Congress, governor, attorney general or secretary of state this year.”

The Daily Progress: UVa political panel said ‘Big Lie’ of stolen elections was part of disinformation campaign to damage U.S. democracy

The Daily Progress: UVa political panel said ‘Big Lie’ of stolen elections was part of disinformation campaign to damage U.S. democracy. “The Center for Politics at the University of Virginia hosted a panel to assess the damage that Donald Trump’s ‘Big Lie’ of a stolen election has done to the integrity of future elections in the United States. The hour-long conversation was led by UVa alumni and Center for Politics Scholar Christopher Krebs.”

New York Times: Election Falsehoods Surged on Podcasts Before Capitol Riots, Researchers Find

New York Times: Election Falsehoods Surged on Podcasts Before Capitol Riots, Researchers Find. “Researchers at the Brookings Institution reviewed transcripts of nearly 1,500 episodes from 20 of the most popular political podcasts. Among episodes released between the election and the Jan. 6 riot, about half contained election misinformation, according to the analysis.”