A recent study found that thousands of Russian accounts used to spread disinformation had seized on anti-vaccine messaging.
A recent study found that thousands of Russian accounts used to spread disinformation had latched on to anti-vaccine messaging.
How Russia Sows Confusion in the U.S. Vaccine Debate Not content to cause political problems, Moscow’s trolls are also undermining America’s public health.
How Russia sows confusion in the U.S. vaccine debate.
In nearly 2M tweets posted over 3 years, researchers found Russian troll accounts using #vaccines "as a wedge issue in an effort to ramp up social discord, erode trust in #publichealth institutions, and exacerbate fear and division”
Direct efforts to harm Americans via use of digital media. . Not content to cause political problems, Moscow’s trolls are also undermining public health.
Russian trolls are spreading misinformation in the US about vaccines via