ISD in the Media

January 25, 2021 | Rolling Stone

New QAnon Conspiracies About Trump Spread on TikTok

Aoife Gallagher is quoted in a Rolling Stone article on why the increasing convergence between QAnon and the anti-government Sovereign Citizen movement is highly concerning.

December 18, 2020 | New York Times

QAnon Narratives Spread on Facebook Despite Ban

Research from ISD and NewsGuard about the spread of QAnon narratives on Facebook is exclusively covered by the New York Times, and featured in articles from the Financial Times, Die Welt, Deutschland Funk, Turi2, and La Repubblica, and NBC News.

August 11, 2020 | The Beacon

Aoife Gallagher Interviewed by The Beacon on the QAnon Conspiracy Theory

ISD's analysis of the key trends in activity around the QAnon conspiracy theory from 2017 to 2020 features in an article from The Beacon. Aoife Gallagher is quoted on the ongoing popularity of the conspiracy theory as well as the use of QAnon for electoral purposes by the Trump campign.