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Are Twitter bots invading Canadian politics?

Are Twitter bots invading Canadian politics? The Weekly’s exclusive report reveals suspicious activity on Twitter and other platforms that may have influenced the messaging in the Ontario Progressive Conservative leadership campaign that elected Doug Ford. The CBC’s Wendy Mesley speaks with futurist Jesse Hirsh about what the use of bots in politics means for democracy
Are Twitter bots invading Canadian politics? The Weekly’s exclusive report reveals suspicious activity on Twitter and other platforms that may have influenced the messaging in the Ontario Progressive Conservative leadership campaign that elected Doug Ford. The CBC’s Wendy Mesley speaks with futurist Jesse Hirsh about what the use of bots in politics means for democracy 6:43