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Several sections from the September 17th Dispatch, from the Alliance for Securing Democracy, The German Marshall Fund of the United States. President Trump signs Executive Order on investigating and imposing sanctions for election interference: On September 12, President Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) to clarify and streamline the process of detecting and sanctioning foreign entities […]
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Ipsos released a study on September 5th of over 19,000 people across 27 countries. Washington, DC, September 5, 2018 — A new Ipsos study of over 19,000 men and women across 27 countries , part of our long-running series on misperceptions of key social realities – The Perils of Perception – highlights how people think fake news, filter bubbles, and […]
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How Real News is Worse Than Fake News Too much information can lead to a cynical population that expects little from its leaders. Tyler Cowen, Bloomberg Opinion, September 5th, 2018 . . .   If you doubt that truth itself is the problem, just ask yourself: How much would it demoralize you to read the truth […]
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Securing Democracy Dispatch September 4, 2018 News and Commentary Efforts to secure the November midterms are still lagging: The Secure Elections Act, which seeks to improve the security of U.S. election systems, is currently stalled in the Senate. The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC), originally created in 2002 to oversee election integrity from the local […]
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A Facebook War:  Libyans Battle on the Streets and on Screens Declan Walsh and Suliman Ali Zway, New York Times, September 4th, 2018 Some highlights: Keyboard warriors spread disinformation and coordinate battlefield guidance … Facebook as a force multiplier … Libyan Facebook appears to host military-grade weapons being traded openly and human traffickers highlighting their […]
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On the Australian Government’s website, this joint legal statement from the governments of the U.S., UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand helps to shape the discussion on personal rights and privacy and the role of encryption in protecting these rights. Read the statement
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