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Al Día Dallas
| 01-31-24
Cómo puede afectar a los hispanos la desinformación en las elecciones de 2024
A meses de la elección presidencial de 2024, organizaciones comunitarias, funcionarios públicos e investigadores anticipan una proliferación de información falsa en las plataformas sociales, y subrayan la necesidad de mayores medidas de verificación de datos, especialmente en los medios en...
Associated Press
| 07-23-23
Election disinformation campaigns targeted voters of color in 2020. Experts expect 2024 to be worse
CHICAGO (AP) — Leading up to the 2020 election, Facebook ads targeting Latino and Asian American voters described Joe Biden as a communist. A local station claimed a Black Lives Matter co-founder practiced witchcraft. Doctored images showed dogs urinating on Donald...
Associated Press
| 04-08-24
Latino voters are coveted by both major parties. They also are a target for election misinformation
PHOENIX (AP) — As ranchera music filled the Phoenix recording studio at Radio Campesina, a station personality spoke in Spanish into the microphone. “Friends of Campesina, in these elections, truth and unity are more important than ever,” said morning show...
Bloomberg
| 03-22-22
Biden Intends to Pick Lawyer Anna Gomez for FCC to End Agency Deadlock
Corporate boardrooms remain a “sea of White” and Latino executives are falling behind at every level of corporate America, said Esther Aguilera, chief executive officer of the Latino Corporate Directors Association. “We are far behind and the numbers are dismal,”...
NBC News Latino
| 02-16-24
How right-wing immigration misinformation is reaching Spanish-language speakers
Most of the Spanish-language misinformation about immigration that Latinos see on social media or listen to on the radio seems to largely mirror the falsehoods spread by right-wing media outlets in English, according to two groups tracking misinformation in Spanish. Researchers monitoring...
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