S7 Ep11: Social Media Disinformation, US Mid Terms and Elon Musk with David Neiwert

Secrets and Spies

Nov 4 2022 • 1 hr 5 mins

Social Media Disinformation Mid Terms and Elon Musk with David Neiwert

On this podcast episode, we are joined by author and journalist David Neiwert.

David is an expert on the far-right, so he joins us to discuss online disinformation, the upcoming US midterm elections and the concerns about Elon Musk’s recent purchase of Twitter.

You can read David’s articles here: https://www.dailykos.com/users/david%20neiwert

David is the author of a fantastic book called "Alt America: The Rise of the Alt-Right in the Age of Trump". You can get a copy here: https://www.versobooks.com/books/2801-alt-america and you can listen to our 2018 interview with David about his book here: https://pod.fo/e/14f9f and our 2021 chat about the Jan 6th Insurrection: https://pod.fo/e/b2262

It’s a deep episode, so pour yourself your favourite drink, sit back and I hope you find it informative.

Music on this podcast is provided by Andrew R. Bird (Andy Bird) You can check out his work here: https://soundcloud.com/andrewbirduk

For more information about the podcast, check out our website: https://secretsandspiespodcast.com/

Secrets and Spies is part of the Spy Podcast Network. Check out our other excellent spy-related podcasts here: https://www.spypodcasts.com/

You can support Secrets and Spies in a few ways:

* Subscribe to our Youtube page: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDVB23lrHr3KFeXq4VU36dg

* Become a “Friend of the podcast”  on Patreon for £3 www.patreon.com/SecretsAndSpies

* You can buy merchandise from our shop: https://www.redbubble.com/shop/ap/60934996?asc=u

Connect with us on social media

TWITTER twitter.com/SecretsAndSpies
FACEBOOK www.facebook.com/secretsandspies

Check out our short spy film “THE DRY CLEANER” which is now available to buy on Apple TV & Amazon Prime.
Watch the trailer here: https://youtu.be/j_KFTJenrz4

You Might Like