Undercurrent: RNZ doco series on disinformation launches

From Morning Report, 7:23 am on 20 July 2023

MPs and experts are sounding the alarm about the impact of disinformation on the upcoming election.

They've spoken to RNZ for Undercurrent, a new series on mis and disinformation by Susie Ferguson which starts dropping online today.

Co-leader of the Green Party James Shaw was attacked by a conspiracy theorist in 2019, he says threats against MPs are ramping up.

Series creator Susie Ferguson spoke to Corin Dann.