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February 4, 2021 | Nature
Tracking QAnon: how Trump turned conspiracy-theory research upside down
Kate Starbird, assistant professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Wired

February 4, 2021 | Wired
Joe Biden Has to Walk a Fine Line When Fighting Disinformation
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

npr

January 25, 2021 | NPR
Is Deplatforming Enough To Fight Disinformation And Extremism?
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

AP

January 14, 2021 | The Associated Press
False claims of voting fraud, pushed by Trump, thrive online
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Washington post

January 18, 2021 | Washington Post
Trump backers seek online refuges after big tech backlash
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Venture Beat

January 11, 2021 | Venture Beat
Outlandish Stanford facial recognition study claims there are links between facial features and political orientation
Os Keyes, PhD student in Human Centered Design & Engineering

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January 9, 2021 | Cnet
Conspiracy theories about Capitol riot are still popping up on social media
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

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January 9, 2021 | King 5
US Capitol siege 'not surprising' in era of disinformation, says UW professor
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

politico

January 7, 2021 | Politico
‘Hashtags come to life’: How online extremists fueled Wednesday’s Capitol Hill insurrection
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

my northwest

January 7, 2021 | My Northwest
UW expert on disinformation warns against ‘next round of conspiracy theories’ after attack on Capitol
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

New Scientist

January 6, 2021 | New Scientist
Uber and Lyft operating in US cities linked to rises in car ownership
Os Keyes, PhD student in Human Centered Design & Engineering

business insider

January 6, 2021 | Business Insider
Trump supporters falsely claim a far-right activist at the US Capitol is actually a member of 'Antifa'
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Guardian

January 1, 2021 | The Guardian
Facts won't fix this: experts on how to fight America's disinformation crisis
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering