COVID-19 and disinformation: The infodemic as virulent as the pandemic – VoxEurop (English)

From genocide accusations to alleged cures, the coronavirus pandemic is accompanied by a swathe of conspiracy theories. These are perpetrated not only by clickbait websites but also authoritarian regimes who exploit the crisis for political purposes and try to shift the blame from their inadequate responses. An international survey and a detailed case study.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://voxeurop.eu/en/2020/covid-19-and-disinformation-5124523