From 4Chan to CNN: How Misinformation Spread About Vitamin C Being a Cure For COVID-19
See which influential groups are involved with spreading false narratives and learn how your strategic teams can detect & prepare for misinformation.
Extreme, fringe narratives are making their way to the mainstream faster than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic — 10x faster in fact. In times of uncertainty, it seems that the mainstream is unusually accepting of conspiratorial thinking, rumors, alarm, and panic.
This new report takes a look at the emergence of stories regarding the use of Vitamin-C to treat COVID-19.
Download the report to learn:
- How and why narratives trend 10x faster on the social web during times of uncertainty.
- Which factions helped to originate and amplify the Vitamin-C misinformation campaign.
- How the factions involved in this conversation tend to influence one another, to spread their shared messages and agendas broadly.