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.
- Board of Directors
- Benjamin Peirce Research Professor of Technology and Public Policy, Science, Technology, and Pubic Policy Program
- Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs