September 22, 2017

Kate Starbird pursues her battle against fake news

Jonathan Rabinovitz (Stanford Magazine reports on Kate Starbird ('97) and her research on social media in the wake of disasters that uncovers a web of disinformation: Where Does Fake News Come From?

Starbird's work has been featured this year by several major media providers.

From the Seattle Times: UW professor: The information war is real, and we're losing it

From the Washington Post: The web of conspiracy theorists that was ready for Donald Trump

From BBC News: How a University of Washington researcher discovered an "information war"

An interview on NPR:

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