I’ve got a busy day ahead, so we’ll make this fast.
Here’s a couple of articles about the effect of social media campaigns – specifically Russian and other state-actor influence operations – on real world attitudes, a thing I’m slightly dubious about, plus fun reading about trump’s prenup with Marla Maples, YouTube’s desperate attempts to get itself out of trouble, and more.
Here’s a handful of things that caught my interest yesterday.
Today in shit I’m pissed/worried about, we’ve got the cops probably illegally screwing over journalist Bryan Carmody, some plans we’ve just discovered from Russian troll farms that show they’re targeting the racial divides in America, a bit about regulating Facebook (and other social platforms) and what that might look like, the powers the House gets when they start impeachment inquiries, and the 2020 campaign ad wars.
Keep this infographic handy for whenever you’re reading something.