Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts COVID-19 Vaccine Conspiracies & the Next Wave of Disinformation

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December 6, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccine Conspiracies & the Next Wave of Disinformation

Ultimately, disinformation narratives are like Mad Libs–conspiratorial templates where the bogus claims stay the same but the characters and issues change. We know who the most prolific disinformation peddlers are and what they are going to say, let’s prepare to counter them now before they even say it.

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March 25, 2020

Chinese State Media: A Shift in COVID-19 Coverage

In February and early March, while Iran and Russia pushed out conspiracies about the virus, Chinese state-sponsored media outlets appeared less inclined to do so. Since March 12, however, the Chinese state media has changed its tune on conspiracy theories.

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