The rise of fake news highlights the erosion of long-standing institutional bulwarks against misinformation in the internet age. Concern over the problem is global. However, much remains unknown regarding the vulnerabilities of individuals, institutions, and society to manipulations by malicious actors. A new system of safeguards is needed.
Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 1974-1977, 1978-1979
Current Affiliation: Christian A. Herter Professor of International Relations, Department of Politics, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA; Editorial Board Member, Quarterly Journal: International SecurityLast Updated: Apr 27, 2017, 5:49pm