Fine-Grained Analysis of Propaganda in News Article

  title={Fine-Grained Analysis of Propaganda in News Article},
  author={Giovanni Da San Martino and Seunghak Yu and Alberto Barr{\'o}n-Cede{\~n}o and Rostislav Petrov and Preslav Nakov},
  booktitle={Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing},
Propaganda aims at influencing people’s mindset with the purpose of advancing a specific agenda. Previous work has addressed propaganda detection at document level, typically labelling all articles from a propagandistic news outlet as propaganda. Such noisy gold labels inevitably affect the quality of any learning system trained on them. A further issue with most existing systems is the lack of explainability. To overcome these limitations, we propose a novel task: performing fine-grained… 

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