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  • The Chinese government is using troll tactics
  • The Chinese government is using troll tactics
    俊玮 戴 (2012) ©
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The Chinese government is using troll tactics

A common technique used by trolls is to bombard a message board with irrelevant posts to derail the dialogue. And the Chinese government has been using an eerily similar tack – putting out thousands of unrelated messages on social media to distract citizens from unsavoury news stories.

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