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How do you know what’s ‘fake news’?

The term “fake news” has become a cudgel for political leaders trying to discredit reporting, but disinformation – false content created explicitly to deceive or misinform – runs rampant online.Just last week, a study out of George Washington Universit…

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Study: Fake Twitter accounts from 2016 US election are still active

Fake news had proven to be a big issue around the 2016 presidential election in the US, with major social platforms falling victims to misinformation-spreading actors. Twitter, in particular, made repeated announcements that it was cracking down on t…

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Egypt sentences activist for ‘spreading fake news’

Amal Fathy has publicly criticised the government over the extent of sexual harassment in Egypt.

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Google implementing new election ads rules as midterms approach

As the fallout from the 2016 election continues and we learn more about how foreign agents (*cough*RUSSIA*cough) interfered in that election by exploiting weakness online, Google is the latest tech giant to announce new transparency measures ahead of t…

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Alex Jones: ‘Fuck Trump’ for Blasting Syria

Alex Jones: ‘Fuck Trump’ for Blasting Syria  Daily BeastLaura Ingraham, Alex Jones and Other Right-Wing Media Allies Turn on Trump Over Syria Strikes  Yahoo NewsWATCH: Alex Jones completely loses his mind in epic profanity-laced meltdown over Syria str…

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Find out which of your Facebook friends are sharing fake news

Annoyed by the never-ending stream of fake news on social media? You can now use Facebook’s new News Feed feature to identify your friends who are sharing misleading or just plain old inaccurate news and put them back on the path of righteousness. 
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Poll: 77 percent say major news outlets report ‘fake news’

President Donald Trump is not alone in thinking media outlets spread “fake news.”More than 3-in-4 of 803 American respondents, or 77 percent, said they believe that major traditional television and newspaper media outlets report “fake news,” according …

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Watch countless American news anchors mindlessly intone the same propaganda script

“Extremely dangerous for democracy,” is just one phrase in the uncanny propagandistic script that dozens (hundreds?) of news anchors “report” in this compilation video. The effect is creepy and surreal; the connection is that all the stations are ow…

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