Catch Me If You Can

Disinformation researcher Jonathan Ong and journalist Kat Ventura go deep into the world of troll farms and online black propaganda machinery in the Philippines.

00:31:38 2022-05-06
When we think of trolls, we think of people working in sweatshops but this is not where we met "Grace". We interviewed her in a fancy bar of a 5-star hotel which just happens to be connected to her luxurious apartment. In this episode, we explore the "top...
00:35:07 2022-04-29
Nowadays anyone can become famous online. With a bit of luck and the right algorithm, anyone can become a social media influencer. But how does a personal account turn into an election campaign tool? Harvard University and University of Massachusetts Amhe...
00:45:09 2022-04-22
Danny didn't know exactly what he signed up for when he took the job as a PR associate in an advertising firm months before the elections. What he thought would be copywriting work turned out to be a disinformation campaign against the opponent of a local...