Thursday, December 21, 2017

Russian trolls went on attack during key election moments

Russian trolls went on attack during key election moments

"Twitter has identified 2,752 accounts as being linked to the Kremlin ... a database of 202,973 tweets sent by known Russian trolls. Those tweets from accounts impersonating real Americans earned 2.1 million retweets and nearly 1.9 million favorites from their duped followers."

SIDEBAR: what was it like to work in the troll factory?

SIDEBAR: Trump was not the only famous person duped into reTweeting Russian propaganda. Other dupes included Jake Tapper and The Washington Post

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