Article: Labor and Liberal parties criticised for running WA election online ads without disclosing links

Election Fraud

Labor and Liberal parties criticised for running WA election online ads without disclosing links

Both major political parties have been criticised for running online advertisements which direct users to websites to find out where they can vote early in the WA election, without disclosing their links to either site.

An ad for the website VoteWA.com.au appears as the first or second result under a number of Google searches, including “vote early Perth”.

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Berto Jongman: Google and Facebook Election Interference CAN Be Monitored

Commerce, Corruption, Transnational Crime
Berto Jongman

Taming Big Tech: The Case for Monitoring

How, working in the shadows of the internet, researchers developed a passive monitoring system that might soon make Big Tech companies accountable to the public — and even save democracy.

Here is what we found:

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