Tuesday, 15 September 2020

U.S. govt-linked PR firm ran fake news networks for right-wing Latin American regimes

quote [ US firm CLS Strategies spread propaganda on Facebook & Instagram for the Bolivia coup regime and right-wing opposition in Venezuela and Mexico ]

Good thing there's no chance of this sort of thing happening in the US. Definitely not a bunch of ongoing campaigns of misinformation against other nations saturating our news cycles.

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[by steele@5:52pmGMT]

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endopol said[3] @ 11:22pm GMT on 15th Sep
steele said @ 12:16am GMT on 16th Sep
Paywalled. But don't worry, 1 million is child's play. Because apparently we're up to 5... no... uh... hmm... 9 million now.


The original study's counting methods wasn't very impressive though either.

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