Fact-Checkers vs. Hoax Peddlers: a Fake News Battle Ahead of Indonesia’s Election
Reuters in the New York Times, April 10th, 2019
Armed with laptops, three dozen journalists and fact-checkers braced for battle before a live debate between Indonesian President Joko Widodo and his challenger, Prabowo Subianto.
Spain Vows to Boost Cybersecurity, Fight Disinformation
Associated Press in the New York Times, April 11th, 2019
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez on Tuesday called on all political forces in the country to back a new national cybersecurity fight against “attempts to hack democracy and undermine citizens’ trust in the political system.”