The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) has launched a first-of-its-kind hub that collects and debunks right-wing misinformation for voters.
The DCCC said successful a connection provided to PoliticusUSA:
This week, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is launching Juntos Together, a first-of-its-kind integer accusation hub containing dozens of English and Spanish connection assets, illustration societal media posts, and integer tools to springiness Americans the indispensable materials to item Democratic achievements online and combat unsafe right-wing disinformation.
The integer accusation hub, which lives straight connected the DCCC website, offers voters – peculiarly Spanish-speaking voters – dozens of caller integer assets to stock connected Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, WhatsApp, and Reddit arsenic we caput into the 2022 midterm elections. The hub volition beryllium regularly updated with tools and resources arsenic House Democrats proceed to present captious wins for the American people.
As Americans saw right-wing disinformation flood Spanish-language societal media platforms successful 2020, Juntos Together volition assistance the DCCC fight backmost by giving Latino voters the powerfulness to antagonistic disinformation and support their communities online.
2022 volition beryllium the 3rd predetermination rhythm wherever the crippled program remains the aforesaid for Republicans and their allies. They volition people voters with disinformation astir a assortment of issues.
The caller accusation hub is an improvement, arsenic it shows that Democrats person yet realized that the firm media can’t beryllium counted connected to close right-wing lies.
The disinformation run successful 2022 volition apt beryllium bigger than ever before, but Democrats are acceptable and giving voters the resources to marque close and fact-based decisions.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He is besides a White House Press Pool and a Congressional analogous for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree successful Political Science. His postgraduate enactment focused connected nationalist policy, with a specialization successful societal betterment movements.
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