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# disinformation

This week
19th May 2024 - 23rd May 2024
Mayor calls on Govt to tackle immigration 'myths' as council launches info campaign
Last month
April 2024
Rachel Riley apologises for 'ambiguous' tweet about Sydney stabbings
This year
French Ambassador concerned over Russian disinformation operations ahead of EU elections
Vincent Guérend spoke to The Journal this week about the current security situation across Europe and ongoing disinformation activities by Russian agents.
US state investigates artificial voice message impersonating Joe Biden ahead of election
Tom Felle: Toxic language around migration is not unique to Ireland - it's playing out globally
Tom Felle
Ahead of a big electoral year, sign up to The Journal's newsletter on fake news and misinformation
AI-driven misinformation biggest global risk ahead of major elections, according to WEF report
Professional misconduct allegations against HSE physio who made false claims about Covid-19 upheld
Last year
EU launches probe into Elon Musk's X over disinformation related to 7 October Hamas attack
Social media companies to address TDs today over disinformation and media literacy
Dublin riots: How a mob in the capital turned to looting, arson and calls to kill
Dublin city centre was largely shut down last night as rioters attacked gardaí, looted shops and set vehicles on fire.
What exactly happened in Dublin city and how did the situation escalate so quickly?
To understand that, we need to explore what has been happening online in terms of anti-immigration rhetoric
As is often the case with a breaking news story, many rumours gained traction yesterday before the truth had time to emerge
Major analysis shows how Irish disinformation ecosystem has been 'co-opted by far-right actors'
Ireland “a victim of Russian disinformation”, experts on Ukraine war say
YouTube to regulate 'synthetic' content amid fears that AI is spreading misinformation and scams
RTÉ warns of social media 'deep fake' reports pretending to be from national broadcaster
EU opens disinformation probes into Meta and TikTok over spread of Israel-Hamas content
EU extends warning about disinformation surrounding Israel-Hamas war to YouTube bosses
EU warns Musk X spreading 'illegal' disinformation after Hamas attack
TikTok dismantles operation that targeted Irish users with 'divisive views' on nationalism
A global summit on combatting misinformation starts today - sign up here for updates
Opinion: When it comes to news trust, AI presents both opportunities and risks
Dr Kirsty Park
Twitter to quit EU disinformation code, European sources say
ChatGPT's ability to draft realistic texts makes it tool for scammers & cyber crime - Europol
Meta unveils framework for combatting online deception campaigns
'It's relentless': The toll of online abuse on community groups supporting asylum seekers
FactCheck newsletter: Despite Covid's lessons about fake news, history is now repeating itself
Stephen McDermott
The 15-minute city: how Ireland's conspiracy theorists grew to fear an urban planning concept
Working group established to counter spread of 'false and harmful' disinformation
Harris says decision-making process for those seeking asylum will be accelerated
All time
Media literacy efforts in Ireland to be supported by new awards
Spanish policeman gets jail term over Twitter disinformation
FactCheck: Sign up to The Journal's monthly newsletter about misinformation trends
The Good Information Podcast: Misinformation - is there still time to win the battle?
The Explainer: In the age of disinformation and misinformation, how does factchecking work?
The war on misinformation: What counts as a win?
Watch: Open Newsroom - The EU frontline against Russian disinformation
Conspiracy website Infowars files for bankruptcy as Alex Jones faces libel lawsuits
Open Newsroom invitation: The EU frontline against Russian disinformation
Open Thread: How have you been affected by false information?
'Staged' corpses and blame for Ukraine: How Russia has tried to sow doubt about deaths in Bucha