Peter Cochrane: Fake news, ignorance, and technology wars

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The Soviet Union funded the Morning Star newspaper for its own propaganda purposes in the pre-internet age
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The Soviet Union funded the Morning Star newspaper for its own propaganda purposes in the pre-internet age

State-backed cyber warfare is intended to sow confusion and disillusion people across the democratic world, writes Professor Peter Cochrane

It seems that the biggest existential threat to our societies today is the rise of ignorance amplified by falling education standards, compounded by fake news, deep fake videos, and the growing acc...

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