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Russia weaponized Twitter to sway election

Published on
27 Sep 2017
Written by
Robert Gorwa

Sam Woolley appeared on CNN to discuss the project’s research and the possible influence of Russian bot accounts during the lead up to the 2016 US Presidential election.

CNN’s Drew Griffin looks into how Russia used Twitter as a weapon in its propaganda campaign during the 2016 US election by using fake, pro-Trump accounts to influence voters.

Watch the full video here.

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