Bob Abeshouse

Bob Abeshouse

Social media

Troll factories, bots and fake news: Inside the Wild West of social media

An in-depth look at the use of the internet to wage information warfare and the challenges to democracy posed by social media.

Troll factories, bots and fake news: Inside the Wild West of social media

Social media

Facebook, Russian trolls and the new era of information warfare

The use of social media to influence the 2016 US presidential race and other recent elections has revealed new threats these platforms pose for democracy.

Facebook, Russian trolls and the new era of information warfare

US Elections 2016

Trump, Clinton and the great jobs challenge

Are Clinton's and Trump's economic promises realistic and can they resolve basic challenges facing American capitalism?

Trump, Clinton and the great jobs challenge

People & Power

Voters' Rights: What's Happening to American Democracy?

Part two of our investigation into the erosion of US democracy and how it is revealed in the 2016 presidential campaign.

Voters' Rights: What's Happening to American Democracy?

People & Power

The Tech Threat

Are advances in artificial intelligence, robotics and other technologies leading to fewer jobs and more inequality?

The Tech Threat

People & Power

The Koch Brothers

People & Power asks why the billionaire siblings are spending a fortune in support of a conservative political agenda.

The Koch Brothers