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Facebook Groups and YouTube Enabled Viral Spread of ‘Plandemic’ Misinformation

A social media researcher and multimedia artist shows how medical misinformation spreads so far, so fast

Network graph of 37,275 public “Plandemic” Facebook posts from April 8 to May 8, 2020. Images courtesy of author

CrowdTangle datasets

Timelines

Facebook reactions

Network graphs

Link map for 37,275 public “Plandemic” Facebook posts from April 8 to May 8, 2020.
Link map for 37,275 public “Plandemic” Facebook posts from April 8 to May 8, 2020.
Link map for 37,275 public “Plandemic” Facebook posts from April 8 to May 8, 2020 — filtered by degree 50.
Link map for 37,275 public “Plandemic” Facebook posts from April 8 to May 8, 2020.
Link map for 23,681 public Facebook posts containing the query “Judy Mikovits” from April 8 to May 8, 2020.
Link map for 23,681 public Facebook posts containing the query “Judy Mikovits” from April 8 to May 8, 2020.
Link map for 23,681 public Facebook posts containing the query “Judy Mikovits” from April 8 to May 8, 2020.
Link map for 23,681 public Facebook posts containing the query “Judy Mikovits” from April 8 to May 8, 2020.
Closeup of Spanish language conspiracy Facebook groups.
Link map for 23,681 public Facebook posts containing the query “Judy Mikovits” from April 8 to May 8, 2020 — filtered by degree 25.

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Erin Gallagher

Social media researcher, multimedia artist, currently research assistant with the Technology and Social Change Project