Articles by Blaire Hobbs

February 19, 2022

Democratizing Character Assassination

Dr. Jennifer Keohane discusses how social media has democratized character assassination attacks.

By Blaire Hobbs
Published: February 19, 2022


January 27, 2022

Propaganda Precedes State Violence

Dr. Josephine Lukito discusses how state governments use propaganda and disinformation to lay the groundwork for state violence.

By Blaire Hobbs
Published: January 27, 2022


November 12, 2021

10 Ways to Spot a Foreign Troll

How social media posts from foreign actors fuel polarization and undermine democratic institutions.

By Blaire Hobbs
Published: November 12, 2021