2020 US Election: The Beginning of the End?

Million MAGA March

I’ll be watching out for what happens at the pro-Trump rallies in DC this weekend. Unfortunately, the fears around election-related violence are real.

Voter Fraud Conspiracies

This week, The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued a statement which said “The November 3rd election was the most secure in American history.” The New York Times reported that they called election officials in every state and found no evidence of voter fraud.

The Two Americas — The Two Internets

Much of the ire of Trump supporters is directed at mainstream platforms and Fox News, with images like this one circulating:

Digital Soldiers Get To Work

A common refrain amongst QAnon supporters is that they are “digital soldiers” and we saw some fascinating examples of their collaborative efforts this week.

Pfizer COVID Vaccine

As The Daily Beast reported, reaction to the Pfizer announcement was fierce amongst anti-vaccine activists. It is clear that the biggest 2021 misinformation narrative will be this.

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