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Deep Fakes - The algorithms threatening truth and democracy

Raw Politics video

The European Parliament held a debate today to discuss ways to defend against foreign interference in the EU elections being held next year. Raw Politics focused in particular on the potential role of deep fakes.

Deep fakes is on of the corea areas of interest of the Transatlantic Commission on Election Integrity. Read more here.

See also this speech by Marietje Schaake in the plenary of the European Parliament on  14/11/2018 on increasing EU resilience against the influence of foreign actors on the upcoming EP election campaign.