Dong’s Conservative opponent, Hu, didn’t address his allegations, but Hu accused Trudeau’s Liberals of focusing on the globe and not CanadiansView More Liberal Candidate calls Chinese-language Election Flyers “Fake News”
Remarks by the Election Commissioner, Yves Coté, on the potential for foreign meddling, also received coverage in ChineseView More ‘Foreign Meddling’ in Election? No Big Deal for Ethnic Media
Sharing is a huge problem when it comes to disinformation. That saying “a lie gets halfway around the world before the truth can get its pants on,” is particularly true when it comes to disinformation onlineView More The Value of Truth in the Fake News Era
In at least one instance, an ethnic media organization weighed in with commentary wondering why it has taken the government so long to wake upView More Multicultural Media Sound Alarm Over ‘Fake News’
The top user, for instance, tweeted 5,345 times promoting anti-Conservative views using the hashtag #CDNpoliView More Are the Most Prolific Tweeters on Canadian Politics Real or Bots?
Tech giants such as Facebook, Google and Microsoft promised to remove fake social media news contentView More Government Concerned Over Fake News in Hispanic-Latino Communities
We certainly have online platforms in Canada that are used to distribute and amplify fringe political viewsView More Q&A: Russian Disinformation Expert Weighs Threats of Election Meddling, Fake News
“Party Favour” is the first report in a new research series from the Samara Centre for Democracy in TorontoView More Visible Minority Candidates say Nomination Barriers Not Insurmountable