Shireen Mitchell on Fighting Back against Disinformation and Digital Voter Suppression

Five things we can start doing today

1. Stop amplifying disinformation!

Don’t amplify disinfo! Think before you engage or share. Avoid headlines that include the disinfo. Be careful!

2. Establish the counter-narrative

Establish the counter-narrative. Amplify positive messages. Choose appropriate sources. Know your audience!

3. Use Kamala Harris’ own words to respond to birther attacks

Kamala Harris’ acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention
A woman with two young children

4. Get accurate voting information out early and often — and be ready to counter last-minute fake voting information as the election draws nearer

5. Work together to fight back

Ways to fight back collaboratively (listed in the article’s text)

Stay tuned for more — and get involved!

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