, Professor of Law and Political Science at the University of California, Irvine and Co-Director of the Fair Elections and Free Speech Center, spoke about how disinformation undermines fair elections and what can be done about it. Professor Hasen answered the question "What is the most important concrete step each of us can take to protect our democracy?"
by recommending that we remain vigilant and not take democracy for granted
. He said that we need to hold election officials accountable
to make sure they are holding free, fair and transparent elections. He also challenged us to avoid spreading disinformation
; "if something looks too good to be true, it probably is and you should think twice before hitting the share button."