22 Apr

Maxim Alyukov published an opinion piece in the Guardian, outlining how authoritarian governments make use of factchecking operations. He claims that "just as independent factchecking discredited propaganda claims, pro-regime “factchecking” undermined the credibility of independent reporting." Situating that trend within the larger context of authoritarian regimes, the article focuses on Russia's recent use of factchecking.
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