#Fake news

  • Article: This Viral Story Is Scaring People Away From the Flu Vaccine — But It’s Fake
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    This Viral Story Is Scaring People Away From the Flu Vaccine — But It’s Fake

    By David Brand|Jan. 26, 2018

    The fake news article was the world’s 12th most engaging story on Facebook in January. Read more

  • Article: How Fake News Could Lead To A Global Epidemic
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    How Fake News Could Lead To A Global Epidemic

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 19, 2018

    A World Economic Forum report warned about “digital wildfires” back in 2013. Read more

  • Article: Amid Turmoil at the White House, Press Group Says Trump’s Administration Is Bad for Democracy
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    Amid Turmoil at the White House, Press Group Says Trump’s Administration Is Bad for Democracy

    By Colleen Curry|July 21, 2017

    The press holds government accountable, a key UN goal for societies. Read more

  • Article: One More Sign That Journalism Is Under Attack All Around the World
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    One More Sign That Journalism Is Under Attack All Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 23, 2017

    US President Donald Trump has made it a goal to delegitimize the media. Read more

  • Article: Fake News in South Sudan Could Lead to Genocide
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    Fake News in South Sudan Could Lead to Genocide

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2017

    It follows a simple and ferocious logic. Read more