March 23, 2022 | NBC Nightly News

‘Actors with disproportionate power’ vital to combatting disinformation

ISD’s Jiore Craig was interviewed by Jake Ward on Russian disinformation, aired on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt.

The news feature looks at conspiracy theories being stirred up by the Kremlin about labs developing biological weapons in Ukraine, in partnership with the US.

When asked about how to combat disinformation narratives spreading on social media, Jiore said, “Some of the solutions are going to involve holding the actors with disproportionate power in this conversation responsible.”

Jiore Craig is the Head of Digital Integrity at ISD.

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 September 23, 2022 | Washington Post

Stock music song twice appropriated by QAnon and Trump

ISD’s Jared Holt spoke to the Washington Post about the latest Donald Trump and QAnon crossover: an innocuous stock music song that's become a common theme for QAnon and the Trump campaign.