Weekly Recommended Reading

Anatomy of a Fake News Scandal, One of the Most Secretive Dark States, etc.

Anatomy of a Fake News Scandal Inside the web of conspiracy theorists, Russian operatives, Trump campaigners and Twitter bots who manufactured PizzaGate, from Rolling Stone, The Investigative Fund and Reveal

How One Woman’s Digital Life Was Weaponized Against Her, from Wired

One illegal gun. 12 weeks. A dozen criminal acts. The rapid cycle of gun violence, from The Washington Post

‘One of the most secretive, dark states': What is Kansas trying to hide?, from The Kansas City Star

What Hillary Knew About Putin’s Propaganda Machine Russian disinformation around Ukraine set the stage for the Kremlin's election meddling here. Clinton saw it coming, but couldn’t stop it, from Politico