The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Social Media during the Coronavirus pandemic – Peter Coe

Dr Peter Coe’s article on ‘The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Social Media during the Coronavirus Pandemic’ is now available on The International Forum for Responsible Media. The article looks at the positive and negative use of social media during the outbreak COVID-19, including how social media platforms have been used by some mainstream news publishers to spread misleading information on the virus. It considers how social media companies are responding to their platforms being used to disseminate misinformation and the response from the UK government.