UK gears up for coronavirus anti-vax battle

At what point will citizen accountability be incorporated into the comms process?

The U.K. government wants to fight the misinformation virus on multiple fronts, with a rebuttal team at the center aided by Whitehall departments spreading positive messages in their areas and working with social media firms to take down damaging content. But there are questions over whether the state — and online platforms themselves — have what it takes for the fight.