Election Deception Tracker

Election Deception Tracker

Quickly report deceptive or problematic election-related information you see on Facebook with just a few clicks. Help fight the spread of false information online and ensure that all votes will count in November!

Election Deception Tracker
What is Election Deception Tracker?
Election Deception Tracker is a Firefox add-on that enables users to quickly report deceptive or problematic election-related information on Facebook. Help fight the spread of false information online and protect our democracy by reporting false or misleading content about the election, voting-by-mail, and other tactics of voter suppression or intimidation.
Stats
By: MapLight
Users: 13 ▲ 1
Rating: 3.00 (4)
Version: 1.3 (Last updated: 2020-10-05)
Creation date: 2020-09-08
Weekly download count: NaN
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • contextMenus
  • activeTab
  • tabs
  • https://www.facebook.com/
Size: 143.54K
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Summary

Quickly report deceptive or problematic election-related information you see on Facebook with just a few clicks. Help fight the spread of false information online and ensure that all votes will count in November!

Report any Facebook posts or ads that include false or misleading content about the election, voting-by-mail, and other voter suppression or intimidation to a team of election protection advocates who will analyze the information and push for its removal.

Capture content from your Facebook feed and report it with only a few clicks. Once installed, right click on a post title on Facebook, scroll down to "send to Election Deception Tracker," and follow the prompts.

Join the effort to stop the spread of false information online and protect our democracy.

Learn more details about the Election Deception Tracker from the nonprofit MapLight at https://maplight.org/story/election-deception-tracker.

User reviews
by Marc Lyons, 2024-06-15

by Marc Lyons, 2024-06-15

With the election coming up in less than a month, this is a great way to help fight voter suppression and protect the right to vote. Easy to use and impactful!
by DeAnna, 2020-10-05
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Safety
Risk impact

Election Deception Tracker is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Election Deception Tracker if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Election Deception Tracker is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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