Twitter’s Birdwatch: ‘The Misinformation Effect’ in Reverse

But have the populists already moved on to new tactics?

Twitter has announced a new Wikipedia-style fact-checking feature, called Birdwatch.

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It is a well-intentioned scheme with a couple of significant considerations:

Might the same logic apply in reverse?

What if we start with the disinformation shared on Twitter, then counter this with a factual label?

Might that modify the truth the reader creates, bringing it closer to the facts?

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