Project on Democracy and the Internet


In partnership with


Creating a cross-disciplinary community at Stanford by bringing together recognized scholars and supporting research needed to address the adverse impact of technology on liberal democracies as well as the roles of private sector and government entities in protecting information integrity and strengthening democratic processes.

Platforms and media companies: legal obstacles

Social Media and Democracy: The State of the Field

Nate Persily, Stanford Law School 

Joshua Tucker, Department of Political Science, NYU