They managed to trick Twitter into giving them a verified account. And then the trolls used it to push horrifically racist disinformation about a COVID-19 vaccine.
Mark Zuckerberg’s giant social network has aggressively fought for the president’s right to deceive its customers. But a misleading video about children and COVID-19 was too much.
A House hearing about antitrust quickly became a referendum for House Republicans on whether content moderation policies are biased against conservatives.
A shady group of trolls are masquerading as the potential VP pick to launch a racist conspiracy theory about a fire onboard a U.S. Navy ship.
One British official told The Daily Beast that the U.S., U.K., and Canada were sending a warning signal to the hackers on Thursday.
Conservative sites like Newsmax and Washington Examiner have published Middle East hot takes from “experts” who are actually fake personas pushing propaganda.