How Disinformation Is Taking Over the World | NYT Opinion
How Disinformation Is Taking Over the World | NYT Opinion Information, please explain to us: the difference between a bot and a troll is Twitter. No one in the US government took it seriously. There was not a very high awareness of disinformation or active measures, so there was a tendency to want to keep the waters smooth. All means of communication hit point of view was we ought to be bold. We also tell the truth. Truth ought to be put front-and-center and that, if somebody were speaking the opposite, we ought to expose it. Presidents are very important to the danger of Espionage. Is added active measures, design to Suburban DC to distant form? The public opinion upon which are democracies are built. I was going to win it simple music from apparently the government created HIV nightmarish game of whack-a-mole. No matter what you do, this information Mark Twain, one side – a line is halfway around the world before the truth is even go to sleep so, except even that’s a lie, but we know now empirical you, but you have an unfair Advantage, is part of the game And the more it’s a story is repeated: repeated repeated, repeated, the more real it becomes to everyone around them, Asian of the Soviet Playbook, but lost one evening: snacks, one of the Ranger and the New York Times and experience that was so upsetting to him. Kite accuse me of being part of the CIA anti-islam plot conspiracy theories are kind of like a national sport over there, and even today I still get blasted on Twitter for being either a CIA spy or a dead Terror. Wait: a dead terrorist one of the country’s most popular TV talk show host accused me of being one of the attackers in a school massacre that murdered dozens of Children. Here I am dead in the Pakistani press, but this stuff is kind of nor I mean it happens all the time. What I never imagined is it we’d be saying this kind of toxic, this information here at home in the states, Estonia, Ukraine, they like behind us in many things, but when it comes to fighting disinformation, there’s so much, we can learn from them. Turn on the TV in Latvia on a Sunday night, you’ll see this single stop fighting. You should cost by dozens of TV station all the best people are they see things we didn’t see, they smell snow yeah. What happens? Illiteracy in Cave City, guy Facebook, Twitter, Instagram YouTube. They were designed primarily by a group of young people, mostly men, people went into the Tech Industries they’re very, very good attack because they would good civics. We moved into flat-out the Nile very small fraction of the overall content on Facebook, the stool 11 of astonishing who’s paying for posts. So we can trust a nutritional label on sources in your Google search finding responsibilities, and that was a big mistake was my mistake and I’m sorry: no companies like Facebook have recently, but don’t get your hopes up, make great this information supposed to line that business models Are riddled with perverse incentives, and I have how many active monthly users and the truth is that 22 % of them are not human. I don’t actually want to tell my child is that I want to give him a loving, big number. That means that we still have value in that we still make money means regulation. That’S right, it’s time for Uncle Sam to get in the game. There are days when I wonder if the Facebook friends is a little Miss stated that doesn’t seem like. I have those every single day. How many categories do you store the space book store Sumter? Can you clarify what supposed to be protected from information Warfare either about terrorism or Russian active measures? There is a very the first level of understanding of social media Instagram. So I feel very fortunate that I’ve not had to go to the house to testify. I think it’d be a giant waste of time form the public opinion with strong leadership long time it was really hard to get me bomb. Ministration. Take Russia seriously diplomatic negotiation, but that didn’t really happen play into a box by recognizing it too late carry on unimpeded, well congressperson, a 220 million dollars to fund our defense. Against this Information Administration, I mean getting less bad working at what rush adjusted to a windshield government. It’S finally time to meet president. This information Trump is a one-man wrecking crew for the trade having the significant impact sweet, the same person votes many times. You probably heard about that India is prominent and Powerful is Trump and his administration and then there’s Trump. Natural Electoral College wins Ronald Reagan, bills and I’m joking about through the legislature than any president exporter recently and as first is the saying about democracies. They come to function, facts about actually true. This information stop debating. Fax, discovering Solutions is the question that you absolutely never win. The next four years are going to be using it in the discussion. We will not always be losers in this game. They will be Victors here and there is only when we quit the game quit trying to expose them that we lose as long as we can expose them, they’re losing its like to play. What do we like it or not? This was the largest audience to ever. Win. in the morning for president, what attack by terrorists Episode 3, Operation InfeKtion: Governments from Pakistan to Mexico to Washington are woefully unequipped to combat disinformation warfare. Eastern European countries living in Russia’s shadow can teach us how to start fighting back, but only if our politicians decide to stop profiting from these tactics and fight them instead.
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