The proliferation of misinformation on social media – or even just partisan or sensationalistic treatments of politics, science and human relations – could reasonably be considered a threat to democracy itself. When you add computation propaganda to the mix, where bots are deployed to manipulate public opinion, filter-bubbles form even more readily, and you canREAD MORE
Dear Kenyans, Where did the idea of devolution come from? We tend to forget that many of our current political debates are iterations of colonial-era ones and that many "solutions" were first proposed a long time ago with very sinister motives. gathara.blogspot.com… pic.twitter.com/fF2L…
Dear @dailynation @NationBreaking, You really must remind your readers that @RobertAlai and @patricksafariR are spending two weeks in jail because GoK lied to the court that the pictures they posted may have come from "an Al Shabaab sympathiser" who's being sought in Somalia. twitter.com/NationBr…
Any media or human rights organizations taking up the case of @RobertAlai and @patricksafariR? Their prosecution for sharing images of dead officers is a direct threat to media freedoms, no? @article19org @article19eafric @IFEX @pressfreedom @CPJAfrica @HakiKNCHR @MediaCouncilK
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