Why Reputation Management Firms Should Understand Disinformation

Why Reputation Management Firms Should Understand Disinformation

In this post, I’m going to discuss how disinformation can be harmful to brands, and why it should be a critical focus for reputation management firms. We hear a lot about disinformation in politics, but what happens when similar techniques are used to target brands?  Coordinated disinformation campaigns can devastate a brand’s reputation. In 2019, 78%…

Taiwan 2020: Monitoring a democracy under attack

Taiwan 2020: Monitoring a democracy under attack

On January 11, 2020, the incumbent Taiwanese president, Tsai Ing-Wen, surged back into power with a massive majority. Known for her liberal democratic stance, Tsai has long been a bulwark against increasing pressure from China for a closer relationship with Taiwan. China views Taiwan as part of its territory, under the ‘One China’ principle. It…