Foreign Policy’s 2017 Global Thinkers

I am honoured to have recently been named to Foreign Policy’s 2017 list of Global Thinkers, along with Alice Marwick from UNC/Data & Society. The magazine published a profile, available here, which highlights the ongoing work of the project into media manipulation and computational propaganda. Howard heads the Computational Propaganda […]


ComProp Awarded 2017 Democracy Award by NDI

I am delighted to share the good news that the OII’s Project on Computational Propaganda was awarded the National Democratic Institute’s “Democracy Award” on November 2nd. Every year the NDI recognizes organizations that have demonstrated a deep and abiding commitment to democracy and human rights. This year, NDI honored the Oxford Internet […]

Awards / Data / Research

GDADS Wins 2014 Prize in Public Interest Communication Research

The Digital Activism Research Project has been awarded a prize for its work in public interest communications.  Awarded by the University of Florida’s College of Journalism and Communications, the prize is given to research projects that both advance scholarly understanding of social phenomena and tackle issues of interest to the public.  Team member Frank […]