newsSweeper at SemEval-2020 Task 11: Context-Aware Rich Feature Representations For Propaganda Classification

21 Jul 2020Paramansh SinghSiraj SandhuSubham KumarAshutosh Modi

This paper describes our submissions to SemEval 2020 Task 11: Detection of Propaganda Techniques in News Articles for each of the two subtasks of Span Identification and Technique Classification. We make use of pre-trained BERT language model enhanced with tagging techniques developed for the task of Named Entity Recognition (NER), to develop a system for identifying propaganda spans in the text... (read more)

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