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Star Wars: The Last Jedi

So did Russian bots try to bring down 'Star Wars'? After furor, man who authored study says not exactly

So did Russian bots try to bring down 'Star Wars'? After furor, man who authored study says not exactly

The internet has been aflame this week over a study suggesting Russian trolls and bots had been deployed as part of a campaign to bring down one of the biggest movies in the "Star Wars" franchise.

"Russian trolls stoked 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' fan outrage, study finds," blared MarketWatch on Monday night, referring to the 2017 action hit that some commentators criticized for a liberal and feminist agenda.

"Star Wars: Russian bots and trolls behind Last Jedi abuse, study finds"

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