#IStandWithPutin versus #IStandWithUkraine: The interaction of bots and humans in discussion of the Russia/Ukraine war
. The 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine emphasises the role social media plays in modern-day warfare, with conﬂict occurring in both the physical and information environments. There is a large body of…
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All tweets from major news organisations over 2019 & entropic information flow estimates, 2022
Full-text articles from 3 major news events
#ArsonEmergency and Australia's "Black Summer": Polarisation and misinformation on social media
- Political ScienceMISDOOM
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TWITTER AS A REPORTING TOOL FOR BREAKING NEWS
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- Computer Science