German Bundestag Election 2021

Dive into our research and analysis from the Bundestag election 2021, starting with the platform policy tracker:

We've also published "Opaque and Overstretched: How platforms failed to curb disinformation during the German 2021 election" – our analysis of social media platforms' performance in the German Bundestag election.

Based on Mozilla's elections-related research, we have compiled a list of requirements that governments and populations should demand of platforms before any major election. Contexts will vary from country to country, but our minimum standards can better ensure that platforms do what’s necessary, not what’s convenient.

The German Bundestag Election 2021 – blogs and analysis

Advocacy How to curb election disinformation on social media

Jon Lloyd

Jon Lloyd

Advocacy Will Big Tech stop election disinformation in Germany?

Kaili Lambe
Alan Davidson
Helena McDonald
Jon Lloyd

Kaili Lambe, Alan Davidson, Maximilian Gahntz, Helena McDonald and Jon Lloyd

Advocacy Social Media Platforms and the German Elections: A Status Report

Jon Lloyd
Alan Davidson
Kaili Lambe

Jon Lloyd, Julia Reinhardt, Alan Davidson and Kaili Lambe

U.S. Election 2020

In the run-up to and chaotic days after the highly contentious US election, tech platforms adopted a wide variety of new approaches to tackle disinformation and misinformation. We took a closer look at their policies and commitments to dealing with election-related disinformation and misinformation and made suggestions for what best practice looks like around the world.

Dive into our research and analysis from U.S. 2020:

The U.S. Elections 2020 – blogs and analysis

Advocacy Misinformation in the 2020 US Elections: A Timeline of Platform Changes (1 of 3)

Jon Lloyd
Kaili Lambe
Alan Davidson
Christine Jakobson

Jon Lloyd, Kaili Lambe, Alan Davidson and Christine Jakobson

Advocacy Transparency of Policy Enforcement (2 of 3)

Kaili Lambe
Jon Lloyd
Alan Davidson
Christine Jakobson

Kaili Lambe, Jon Lloyd, Alan Davidson and Christine Jakobson

Advocacy Election Misinformation: Recommendations for the Road Ahead (3 of 3)

Jon Lloyd
Kaili Lambe
Alan Davidson
Christine Jakobson

Jon Lloyd, Kaili Lambe, Alan Davidson and Christine Jakobson

Advocacy Platform Accountability and Elections: Lessons Learned

Jon Lloyd
Kaili Lambe
Alan Davidson
Christine Jakobson

Jon Lloyd, Kaili Lambe, Alan Davidson and Christine Jakobson

Advocacy Mozilla Sheds Light on Platform Election Policies

Jon Lloyd

Jon Lloyd