Misleading claims about voter fraud in Pennsylvania are going viral online
Nov03

Misleading claims about voter fraud in Pennsylvania are going viral online

Just hours after the polls opened, misleading claims about voting in Pennsylvania, a key battleground state in the presidential election, were running rampant on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook. The flurry of social media posts focused on alleged examples of voter suppression and polling location malfeasance, such as broken voting machines and ballots being discarded. Conservatives — including the official...

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Why the Trump campaign is going all-in on YouTube
Nov03

Why the Trump campaign is going all-in on YouTube

For all of Election Day, the Trump campaign will dominate the homepage of YouTube. If you click through to the campaign’s channel, you’ll find featured videos with clickbait-styled titles like “Trigger Warning” and “Prevent a Zombie Uprising.” The thumbnail of the latter video, which is the same 10-second ad on loop for more than 30 minutes, features Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s face turned green and flanked by the...

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