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This UW professor is tracking the rise of disinformation

Apr 11, 2017

Jeannie Yandel talks to Kate Starbird about her research on how "false flag" rumors are spread on Twitter after a crisis and how they connect with "alternative" media sources, including Russian-funded media.

Starbird is an assistant professor in the Department of Human Centered Design and Engineering at the University of Washington.