Voice of America - In Blocking Tweets, Is Twitter Protecting the Election or Interfering?

Alethea Group Founder and CEO Lisa Kaplan weighs in on Twitter's recent attempts to address misinformation on the platform.


For Lisa Kaplan, chief executive of the Alethea Group, which tracks misinformation and online threats, Twitter’s recent decisions to block some posts are a good sign.


“I do applaud Twitter's efforts and the stances they have taken to address disinformation, making it so that people can't share a link known to be false that could have potential implications on the election,” she said. “It's an important step if they are truly going to be a source of accurate information for their users.”


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