Cindy Otis
Articles and Media Mentions
Tech Tuesday

WOSU Radio, 10 November 2020

The Russian Election Hack That Wasn’t.

Foreign Policy Magazine, 2 September 2020

I’m a former CIA analyst trained to spot fake news. Here’s how you can do it, too.

USA Today, 29 July 2020

As an intelligence analyst, I worked in a world where countries often used covert action against each other to influence events, outcomes and policies.

How to Fact-Check Social Media Posts and Avoid Fake News Online

We Need Diverse Books, 16 July 2020

It is more important than ever to make sure we are sharing accurate information online. Here are seven things you can do when you’re on social media.

How to Read the Iran News Like A CIA Analyst

Barron's, 7 January 2020

First and foremost, take your time. Social media often rewards the quick hot take rather than the careful, nuanced analysis.

My CIA tips for coping with disturbing news

USA Today, 9 July 2018

Here are some ways to manage the stress of negative content so you can keep fighting another day.

Follow Me