Examining trolls and polarization with a retweet network
Proc. ACM WSDM, workshop on misinformation and misbehavior mining on the web, 2018.
This research examines the relationship between political homophily and organized trolling efforts. This is accomplished by analyzing how Russian troll accounts were retweeted on Twitter in the context of the# BlackLivesMatter movement. This analysis shows that these conversations were divided along political lines, and that the examined ...More
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