social media

Leveraging Social Interactions to Detect Misinformation on Social Media

Detecting misinformation threads is crucial to guarantee a healthy environment on social media. We address the problem using the data set created during the COVID-19 pandemic. It contains cascades of tweets discussing information weakly labeled as …


Innovative Demographically-aware Hate Speech Detection in Online Media in Italian

Twitter-Demographer: A Flow-based Tool to Enrich Twitter Data

Twitter data have become essential to Natural Language Processing (NLP) and social science research, driving various scientific discoveries in recent years. However, the textual data alone are often not enough to conduct studies: especially, social …


Measuring, Tracking, and Analyzing Inequality using Social Media

Twitter Healthy Conversations

Devising Metrics for Assessing Echo Chambers, Incivility, and Intolerance on Twitter