Protests, the Pandemic, and Misinformation

Fake accounts and dangerous mis- and disinformation are intensifying the pandemic and mischaracterizing the movement for Black lives. Why can’t we trust online platforms when we need them most? And what are platforms doing to fix it? In this panel, researchers, activists, and policy experts across the globe unpack these questions.

Speakers featured in this talk

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Julie Owono

Executive Director, Internet Without Borders


Neema Iyer

Founder, Pollicy



Camille Francois

Mozilla Fellow and Chief Innovation Officer, Graphika



Dia Kayyali

Tech and Advocacy Program Manager, WITNESS