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Kristina Gildejeva

Kristina Gildejeva

Disinformation Researcher

Kristina is a researcher and writer based in Berlin. She has a Master’s degree in history, and has worked as a journalist with a focus on European politics, and as a Media Monitor with the U.S. Embassy in Riga, Latvia. Kristina’s main focus is the research of disinformation trends and techniques, particularly in Russia and the Balkan states. She is interested in politics, history, new media and political communication.

Latest Editorials by Kristina Gildejeva

My Name Is Legion: Why Russian Trolls Matter

With the US presidential elections looming, the United States still has not found a way to reckon with ‘Russian trolls’ who have been influencing the US politics and domestic situation since the cataclysm of the 2016 election.