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Did Russia Gain Access to All of Florida’s Voter Registrations?

What reason could Russia have to hack a county that was going to vote for its favored candidate in the first place?

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Cambridge Analytica – What Did She Just Say?

Cambridge Analytica’s Molly Schweickert—to the contrary of most media outlets and experts—claimed that their data showed a high probability of a Trump win. So, where was Cambridge Analytica getting getting its data?

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Pennsylvania Rabbit Hole Part I

Everyone should know what Voter Registration Files do. Why they are so critical. Why we are so worried.

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Over 250 Trump Organization Sub-domains are in Communication with Computers in Russia

Part I: Our team did a traceroute on some oddly named Trump sub-domains. What we found was shocking.

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Trump Tweets and Retweets Suspect Accounts

Unfettered by Twitter’s rules, Trump’s tweets and retweets of suspect accounts have allowed him to amplify his personal and political attacks for years.

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Hong Kong Protest

It is time. Well past time.

It is time. Well past time. We need to stop using Social Media to vent and, instead, use Social Media to start organizing massive rallies.

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Taking Our Elections Back

For 20+ years, the GOP have gamed our elections. Machines, gerrymandering, suppression, Crosscheck, and more. In 2020, we’ll be taking our elections back.

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A Review of Popular Bot Checkers

Which bot checkers are better? Are they worth using at all? We reviewed several bot checkers commonly used by Twitter users–by testing them.

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Low Voter Turnout Will Sink Us

NC09 has 540,000 registered voters. Yesterday, only about 185,000 voted in the special election! This won’t cut it. Low voter turnout will sink us.

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Debunking the Artem Klyushin Mystique

Artem Klyushin has claimed to be giving Russian directives to Trump by tweet. So, we took a closer look at Klyushin’s claims.

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Twitter’s Negligence in Removing IRA-Linked Accounts

After Twitter released thousands of IRA-linked accounts, we found a botnet nested within the data dump. A botnet with at least 1,000 still-active accounts.

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Russian-English Twitter Bots

The Russian-English Twitter Bot Network

We previously reported on a Twitter account housing over 60,000 Russian-English bots. Since Twitter hasn’t suspended the account, we’ve tracked its network.

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16 Million Purged Voters

States removed almost 16 million voters from the rolls in just two years (2014-2016). 16 million purged voters. We don’t have a bigger problem than this!

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Trump’s Twitter Bots

It’s well documented that Trump’s Twitter account is rife with fake followers.Those fake followers swell Trump’s account and inflate his interactions.

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Russia Targeted All 50 States—What Now?

We now know that Russia targeted all 50 states. Why didn’t DHS inform all of the states? And why didn’t they inform any of the states sooner?

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Our Election System — The Shell Game

Our election system has become so complicated that we do not know what shell to look under when we have a problem.

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Twitter Bot Tutorial

A step-by-step walk-through of how to spot a bot–tools to analyze a twitter account.

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Trump’s Civil War Tweet Amplified by a Bot Army

On September 29, 2019, Trump tweeted about Civil War. We took a look at how the bots in Trump’s account added significantly to the problem.

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Twitter’s Algorithms Help Push Bots into Real Accounts

Twitter’s algorithms help to push bots into real accounts by way of Twitter’s own “Who to Follow” lists. These lists recognize and suggest connected bots.

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Democracy Dies in the Dark

Stacey Abrams’ narrow loss in Georgia highlights the importance of securing our election systems.

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Georgia Judge Rules Against Paper Ballots in 2019

A Georgia judge ruled against securing the Elections in 2019 so it doesn’t interfere with the State’s ability to put in new, insecure voting machines.

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The Steele Dossier

An oft-overlooked portion of the Steele Dossier is that Putin engaged Trump as a babysitter to his oligarchs.

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The Presidential Election 2016: A Legacy of Lies

Despite the evidence available early-on to the public, the Russian hack was manipulated into a narrative that condemned the DNC, Hillary, and those associated with the Clinton campaign.

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