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Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take The next generation of Internet technologies will have an outsized impact on the geopolitical contest between democracy and authoritarianism. Democracies will need to take a multilateral, values-based approach to the development and use of [...]

2020-10-28T09:42:52-04:00October 27, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take This summer, ASD convened a group of experts for a simulation to assess how government, social media platforms, and campaigns’ policies and practices have adapted to face foreign interference since 2016. The exercise revealed that while si [...]

2020-10-20T15:19:23-04:00October 20, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Is the Trump administration’s maximum pressure campaign on Iran working? Tune in for GMF’s 30-minute live snap debate with Richard Nephew and Mark Dubowitz, moderated by ASD Middle East Fellow Ariane Tabatabai, on Thursday, October 15 [...]

2020-10-13T17:00:35-04:00October 13, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Please join GMF for a virtual discussion with U.S. election officials on preparations different states are making to mitigate election security risks on Monday, October 12, at 10:00am EDT/4:00pm CEST. Register here. Our Take Malign [...]

2020-10-07T10:06:04-04:00October 6, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Join us on Thursday, October 1 at 10:00am EDT/4:00pm CEST/5:00pm EEST for an interactive, virtual discussion on the threat malign financial activity poses to democracies across the transatlantic space, co-hosted by the European Centre [...]

2020-09-30T12:36:38-04:00September 30, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Join us on Thursday, October 1 at 10:00am EDT/4:00pm CEST/5:00pm EEST for an interactive, virtual discussion on the threat malign financial activity poses to democracies across the transatlantic space, co-hosted by the European Centre [...]

2020-09-23T12:54:03-04:00September 23, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Co-Directors Zack Cooper and Laura Rosenberger will join the Biden Institute at the University of Delaware for a virtual conversation on election security and combating disinformation on September 21 at 7:00pm EDT. Register here.  Ou [...]

2020-09-15T14:14:58-04:00September 15, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Should Chinese diplomats be banned on Twitter? Tune in for GMF’s 30-minute live snap debate with U.S. Representative Mike Gallagher and Member of the European Parliament Miriam Lexmann, moderated by ASD’s Emerging Technologies Fellow [...]

2020-09-08T16:52:45-04:00September 8, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Co-director Zack Cooper and Media and Digital Disinformation Fellow Bret Schafer will join The City Club of Cleveland to discuss foreign interference in the 2020 U.S. elections and election security during the coronavirus pandemic. Tu [...]

2020-09-02T11:15:03-04:00September 2, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcement Watch CFR’s Instagram story on Wednesday, 2:00pm ET/8:00pm CET for an Instagram live conversation with Director Laura Rosenberger.  Our Take To successfully push back on authoritarianism, the United States needs to show that democrac [...]

2020-08-25T15:56:21-04:00August 25, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements In the most comprehensive global study to date of how covert foreign money is used to interfere in democracies, Malign Finance Fellow Josh Rudolph and Research Assistant Thomas Morley track over 100 cases of malign financial interfere [...]

2020-08-19T10:51:31-04:00August 19, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take In a joint report with the Institute for Strategic Dialogue, Media and Digital Disinformation Fellow Bret Schafer finds numerous similarities in the behavior, narratives, and specific messages promoted by a network of hundreds of thousands [...]

2020-08-12T11:59:32-04:00August 12, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take The United States is capable of conducting safe, secure, and auditable elections in November, especially if states receive additional funding from Congress, Elections Integrity Fellow David Levine explained in his testimony to the House Ho [...]

2020-08-05T13:26:28-04:00August 4, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take As countries rush to change their electoral systems to account for the coronavirus pandemic, challenges to Poland’s recent elections provide some lessons for others, Elections Integrity Fellow David Levine, Fellow and Program Manager Nad’a [...]

2020-07-28T13:03:49-04:00July 28, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take To counter authoritarian information manipulation and control, the United States needs to support free expression and harness innovation through organizations like the Open Technology Fund, Emerging Technologies Fellow Lindsay Gorman and K [...]

2020-07-21T15:49:12-04:00July 21, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take Beijing’s coronavirus-related assistance to Europe was less about altruism than about deflecting criticism away from the Chinese authorities' handling of the pandemic, promoting China's image as a global leader, and fostering business and [...]

2020-07-15T09:49:50-04:00July 14, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Join the German Marshall Fund on Thursday, July 9, for a panel discussion featuring Congresswoman Debra Haaland on possible strategies, policies, and challenges to eliminating all forms of discrimination and prejudice to ensure equali [...]

2020-07-08T11:40:54-04:00July 8, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take To compete with authoritarian regimes like China in AI, the United States should work with its democratic allies to develop more competitive strategies that play to its strengths, Andrew Imbrie, a senior fellow at Georgetown University’s C [...]

2020-06-30T16:42:07-04:00June 30, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements The German Marshall Fund’s first virtual Brussels Forum continues this week. Tune in for conversations with U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, European Commission Executive Vice President Margrethe Vestager, and others. View the [...]

2020-06-24T15:25:10-04:00June 24, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take On June 11, the Alliance for Securing Democracy expanded the Hamilton 2.0 Dashboard to include the tracking of Iranian government-backed messaging and narratives promoted on social media and state-sponsored websites. You can access the exp [...]

2020-06-16T17:57:11-04:00June 16, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take Ahead of the November general election, state and local officials should prepare to adapt their election processes to account for the coronavirus. This includes making plans for the possibility of an influx of in-person voting; reaching ou [...]

2020-06-09T16:08:38-04:00June 9, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements The German Marshall Fund’s first virtual Brussels Forum begins today. For 15 years, Brussels Forum has been the preeminent forum for generating ideas and alignment across the Atlantic. Join us throughout June as we discuss the most pr [...]

2020-06-03T11:40:50-04:00June 3, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Announcements Today, Director Laura Rosenberger, Hon. Dominic LeBlanc, President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada, and Brad Smith, President of Microsoft, announced that the Government of Canada has joined Microsoft and the Alliance for Secu [...]

2020-05-27T09:49:50-04:00May 27, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take China is attempting to portray itself as an altruistic partner to the world, double down on efforts to divide Europe, and repair its image in European countries where it has recently encountered friction, Director Laura Rosenberger and Dir [...]

2020-05-19T10:40:07-04:00May 18, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take Director Laura Rosenberger expressed the need for an affirmative strategy to counter Beijing’s use of new and more aggressive information manipulation tactics when she briefed the full House Foreign Affairs Committee today on Chinese disin [...]

2020-05-12T11:06:57-04:00May 12, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take Fellow for Elections Integrity David Levine co-authored a new report, “Ensuring Safe Elections: Federal Funding Needs for State and Local Governments During the Pandemic,” which was published in partnership with the Brennan Center for Just [...]

2020-05-04T17:48:31-04:00May 4, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take China’s new aggressive information strategy that blames the United States, spreads disinformation, and amplifies conspiracies about the coronavirus could backfire and undermine any positive image China has managed to develop, Director Laur [...]

2020-04-28T15:23:08-04:00April 27, 2020|By |

Securing Democracy Dispatch

Our Take The United States should take a more proactive stance in building an information ecosystem that works in the interests of democracies, Director Laura Rosenberger argued in Foreign Affairs. While the new coronavirus funding should help with [...]

2020-04-21T16:38:54-04:00April 21, 2020|By |
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