Scholarly Publications

Slanted Narratives, Social Media, and Foreign Influence in Libya

November 2020

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Pandemics & propaganda: how Chinese state media creates and propagates CCP coronavirus narratives

June 2020

To gain insight into how Chinese state media is communicating about the coronavirus pandemic to the outside world, we analyzed a collection of posts from their English-language presence on Facebook...

News

Election Integrity Partnership Releases Final Report on Mis- and Disinformation in 2020 U.S. Election

March 2021

Researchers from Stanford University, the University of Washington, Graphika and Atlantic Council’s DFRLab released their findings in ‘The Long Fuse: Misinformation and the 2020 Election.’

Analysis of February 2021 Twitter Takedowns

February 2021

In this post and in the attached reports we investigate a Twitter network attributed to actors in Armenia, Iran, and Russia.

Clubhouse in China: Is the data safe?

February 2021

The audio chat app “Clubhouse” went viral among Chinese-speaking audiences. Stanford Internet Observatory examines whether user data was protected, and why that matters.

Events

The Long Fuse: Misinformation and the 2020 election

February 25, 2021

Please join us on Wednesday March 3, 2020 from 3:00-4:30 pm EST (12:00-1:30 PST) for The Long Fuse: Misinformation in the 2020 Election, the public launch of a comprehensive report tracking mis-...

E2EE platforms and health misinformation

February 19, 2021

End-to-end encrypted (E2EE) communications have been around for decades, but the deployment of default E2EE on billion-user platforms has new impacts for user privacy and safety.

E2EE platforms and incitement to violence

February 3, 2021

End-to-end encrypted (E2EE) communications have been around for decades, but the deployment of default E2EE on billion-user platforms has new impacts for user privacy and safety.

People

ayca Ayça Alemdaroğlu Research Scholar, CDDRL Associate Director, Program on Turkey
rsd18 083 0009a Alex Stamos Director, Stanford Internet Observatory
Daniel Bush Daniel Bush Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford Internet Observatory
headshot of Josh Goldstein Josh A. Goldstein Predoctoral Fellow, Stanford Internet Observatory
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Alex Zaheer Headshot Alex Zaheer Graduate Research Assistant Technical Research Assistant
isabella garcia camargo headshot Isabella Garcia-Camargo Special Projects Manager, Stanford Internet Observatory, Project Manager, Election Integrity Partnership
photo kurzynski Maciej Kurzynski Graduate Research Assistant, Stanford Internet Observatory, PhD Candidate, Chinese
vanessa molter Vanessa Molter Graduate Research Assistant, Stanford Internet Observatory
Shelby Perkins headshot Shelby Perkins Graduate Research Assistant, Stanford Internet Observatory
Carly Miller Carly Miller Research Analyst, Stanford Internet Observatory
Elena Cryst Elena Cryst Assistant Director, Stanford Internet Observatory