June 25, 2021
The Future of Asia’s Battle Against Online Misinformation
By Jeff Paine
Blunt “fake news” legislation is open to easy abuse. There are other good options for tackling the complex problem of misinformation.
June 16, 2021
Amid COVID-19, Fake News Crackdowns Do Damage Across Southeast Asia
By Karen Lee and Andreyka Natalegawa
Multiple governments in the region have used misinformation laws to suppress critical reporting on COVID-19.
March 15, 2020
Battling COVID-19, One TikTok Challenge at a Time
By Dymples Leong
From China to Vietnam, the battle against misinformation on Generation Z's favorite social media platform continues.
January 10, 2020
Misinformation Amid Australia Bushfire Crisis
By Joshua Mcdonald
As the fires rage, rumors and misinformation have spread widely, too.
April 22, 2019
Sri Lanka Blocks Social Media After Easter Sunday Bombings
By Matt O'Brien and Stephen Wright
Authorities are wary of misinformation spreading in the aftermath of the attacks.