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Misinformation and Election - Future Forward

Today. Can tech stem the tide of misinformation as the elections approach? YouTube claims to have a plan. Then: Turkey’s Erdogan has a plan for people who publish ‘misinformation’ – put them in jail. The only problem is who defines misinformation. And, Biden takes on China. But it’s complicated. I’m Steven Rosenbaum, and this is Future Forward. Here with my podcasting partner in crime – Bob Garfield.

Misinformation and Elections:

US Misinformation Actions:

Google, YouTube outline plans for the US midterm elections

Disinformation via text message is a problem with few answers

Poll: Most in US say misinformation spurs extremism, hate | AP News

COVID misinfo is the biggest challenge for Twitter’s Birdwatch program, data shows – The Verge

New Laws: (Turkey)

New Turkey Law Mandates Jail Time for Spreading ‘Disinformation’

China’s Looming Impact:

With New Crackdown, Biden Wages Global Campaign on Chinese Technology

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