Psychology, Misinformation, and the Public Square

To help people be more aware of online manipulation, psychological experts from Cambridge, a Dutch initiative, and the US Departments of State and Homeland Security collaborated to create the game “Breaking Harmony Square”. In the game, you are the Chief Disinformation Officer of Harmony Square, and you’ll learn several real-world tactics used to spread misinformation. The game’s creators hope that by exposing people to misinformation tactics, they’ll recognize manipulation online and stop spreading misinformation. Read full article here


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