The Future Of Trump’s COVID-19 Presidency Is Bleak, Even Among YouTube Commenters

2020-03-23T18:02:54+00:00

Forbes.com Rebecca Bellan March, 13, 2020 YouTube comments about COVID-19 are focusing on President Trump's response to the crisis, according to a recent study. CSMaP Co-director Joshua Tucker explains how public perceptions of Trump's leadership during a global pandemic could affect his re-election prospects in this Forbes.com story.

The Future Of Trump’s COVID-19 Presidency Is Bleak, Even Among YouTube Commenters2020-03-23T18:02:54+00:00

This Supreme Court case could criminalize online immigration activism. Here’s why.

2020-02-28T21:05:19+00:00

Mashable Haidee Chu February 28, 2020 The outcome of Supreme Court case U.S. v. Sineneng-Smith could criminalize pro-immigration speech online. This kind of crackdown is typical of authoritarian regimes — not democratic governments, CSMaP Co-director Joshua Tucker told Mashable. 

This Supreme Court case could criminalize online immigration activism. Here’s why.2020-02-28T21:05:19+00:00

With An Election On The Horizon, Older Adults Get Help Spotting Fake News

2020-02-28T20:45:05+00:00

NPR Sam Gringlas February 26, 2020 NPR spoke with CSMaP affiliate Andy Guess about our Fake News study, which found older adults share misinformation at higher rates. Teaching digital literacy skills to seniors could help solve the problem, he said.

With An Election On The Horizon, Older Adults Get Help Spotting Fake News2020-02-28T20:45:05+00:00

These Students Are Learning About Fake News and How to Spot It

2020-02-25T17:57:11+00:00

The New York Times Alina Tugend February 20, 2020 It's not just young folks who need to up their digital literacy game: This New York Times story about students learning to spot fake news cites a CSMaP study that found seniors tend to share more fake news than other groups.

These Students Are Learning About Fake News and How to Spot It2020-02-25T17:57:11+00:00

Young candidates assemble on TikTok

2020-03-02T16:57:12+00:00

City & State New York Annie McDonough February 24, 2020 CSMaP Co-director Joshua Tucker spoke to City & State about the latest political campaign strategy: posting a quick video on TikTok to reach young voters.

Young candidates assemble on TikTok2020-03-02T16:57:12+00:00

The uncomfortable truth about fake news

2020-02-25T15:27:04+00:00

The Financial Times Gillian Tett February 19, 2020 The Financial Times featured new research from CSMaP and Stanford's Program on Democracy and the Internet. Early findings show participants struggle to identify fake news — especially if it aligns with their politics.

The uncomfortable truth about fake news2020-02-25T15:27:04+00:00

Researchers finally get access to data on Facebook’s role in political discourse

2020-02-19T18:10:41+00:00

Science Jeffrey Mervis February 13, 2020 Facebook and Social Science One released a trove of data that could shed light on how users shared information — and misinformation — about politics. CSMaP Co-director Joshua Tucker told Science mag it's a "huge step forward" toward Facebook's goal of making information about its users available to researchers.

Researchers finally get access to data on Facebook’s role in political discourse2020-02-19T18:10:41+00:00

Is it futile to keep marching?

2020-02-11T20:21:13+00:00

Mic Opheli Garcia Lawler January 31, 2020 CSMaP Co-Director Josh Tucker tells Mic about the influence of social media in modern protest movements.

Is it futile to keep marching?2020-02-11T20:21:13+00:00