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EU Tech Policy Brief: January 2023

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De-Weaponizing and Standardizing the Post-Election Audit

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Press Release: Women of Color Political Candidates in US Targeted with the Worst Online Abuse

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Women of Color Political Candidates in the US Endure Most Severe Online Abuse, Mis- and Disinformation

Graphic for a CDT report, entitled "An Unrepresentative Democracy: How Disinformation and Online Abuse Hinder Women of Color Political Candidates in the United States." Illustration depicting a woman's leg in kitten heel stomping on malicious social media posts while casting a shadow of the U.S. capital building.

An Unrepresentative Democracy: How Disinformation and Online Abuse Hinder Women of Color Political Candidates in the United States

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Only 1 in 4 Election Websites Uses the .gov Domain. That’s a Problem — and an Opportunity

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Election Disinformation in Different Languages is a Big Problem in the U.S.

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CDT Joins Letter to Social Media Platforms Reiterating Importance of Curbing the Spread of Disinformation Before U.S. Midterms

Graphic for CDT's Elections & Democracy work. White background, with "Elections and Democracy" in light and dark blue text, with a similar-colored ballot box – and a ballot with a digitized trail. Small black CDT logo.

Ranked Choice Voting Results Don’t Have to Be Slow

CDT joins a sign on letter urging social media platforms to fight disinformation, and protect democracy in advance of the upcoming elections. White document on a dark grey background.

CDT Joins Letter Urging Social Media Platforms to Fight Disinformation, Protect Democracy in Advance of Upcoming Elections

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Booster Shots for Democracy

A CDT and KAS report, entitled "A Lie Can Travel: Election Disinformation in the United States, Brazil, and France." Three human figures, all getting information in different ways while standing above a map from different countries. Blue / green, dark blue, white and black colors. A Jonathan Swift quote in a circle: "A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." (Commonly misattributed to Mark Twain.)

A Lie Can Travel: Election Disinformation in the United States, Brazil, and France (CDT report published by KAS)