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Source hacking: How trolls manipulate the media

A report from Data & Society by BKC’s Joan Donovan with Brian Friedberg aims to create a taxonomy of trolling tactics. 

“In general, Donovan recommends that media outlets do their best to find corroborating evidence before reporting on social media campaigns, and that newsrooms invest more resources in information security, including creating a specific job that involves verifying chains of evidence connected to social-media campaigns,” writes Matt Ingram for The Columbia Journalism Review

Read more in the Columbia Journalism Review

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