Recent Submissions

  • Answering Impossible Questions: Content Governance in an Age of Disinformation 

    Zittrain, Jonathan; Bowers, John (Shorenstein Center for Media, Politics, and Public Policy, 2020-01-14)
    The governance of online platforms has unfolded across three eras – the era of Rights (which stretched from the early 1990s to about 2010), the era of Public Health (from 2010 through the present), and the era of Process ...
  • Signs of a new world order: Italy as the COVID-19 disinformation 

    Sciubba Caniglia, Costanza (Shorenstein Center for Media, Politics and Public Policy, at Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, 2020)
    When Italy became the western center of the COVID-19 outbreak, it also became the focus of a series of states-sponsored coordinated disinformation campaigns. From early March through May 2020, disinformation operations in ...
  • Blame is in the eye of the beholder: Beyond an ethics of hubris and shame in the time of COVID-19 

    Pelizza, A. (Shorenstein Center for Media, Politics and Public Policy, at Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, 2020)
    As misinformation and disinformation spread more rapidly and widely than ever before, individuals have been encouraged to be critical consumers of all received information. At the heart of this point of contention is the ...

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