WhatsApp faces scrutiny in India amid concerns about the role the app is playing in disseminating information
Internet and Voting articles on Democracy Chronicles
Internet and Voting is our section encompasses all the different ways the internet has changed or will change the election process. Many different reforms of voting have become necessary to discuss including electronic means of casting a vote, counting votes or courting votes. Be sure to also check out our Election Technology section and our articles on Technology Dissidents or Voting Machines.
The committee’s investigation had shown Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election to help Donald Trump
An international commission has formed to try to end meddling in elections in Western democratic nations
Investigators found evidence of a “malicious intrusion” into a Tennessee county’s elections website
Most of the ads are issue-based, pushing arguments for and against immigration, LGBT issues and gun rights
Cambridge Analytica unleashed its counterattack against claims that it misused data from millions of Facebook accounts
Propublica is using data to track the things Congress talks a disproportionate amount about every week
State election officials around the country will receive their share of $380 million that Congress set aside for election security
It is essential for the United States to test out new technology for elections as older voter machines have proven to be vulnerable to outside tampering and are becoming increasingly obsolete.
The real threat of voting selfies is to the secret ballot: a fundamental tenet of American democracy