Far-right misinformation is thriving on Facebook. A new study shows just how much

Laura Edelson (computer science and engineering), co-director of the Cybersecurity for Democracy project at NYU Tandon is quoted in this interview about the role dissemination of misinformation through social media played in the events at the Capitol Building on January 6. Edelson speaks about how the project was able to predict an increase in the spread of misinformation following January 6.