How Your Politics Make you Easier to Mislead

Propagandists use our social and political ties to spread fake news:

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How Does it Work?

Ok, but Why?

“ “They will heighten and amplify disinformation campaigns that tap into partisan politics, the globalist vs. nationalist narrative…in hopes of getting them to seep into mainstream conversations.”— Benjamin Decker, a disinformation specialist in an interview with Poynter, a media watchdog

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Cults Use the Same Tactics

So how do we resist recruitment?

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A reporter on immigration and world affairs, based in Cucuta, Colombia. Bylines at Al Jazeera, Caracas Chronicles, New Humanitarian and more

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