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How fake accounts constantly manipulate what you see on social media...

Jeanna Matthews, Clarkson University Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram started out as a way to connect with friends, family and people of...

4 ways to protect yourself from disinformation

Elizabeth Stoycheff, Wayne State University You might have fallen for someone’s attempt to disinform you about current events. But it’s not your fault. Even the most...

Beyond fact-checking: 5 things schools should do to foster news literacy

Seth Ashley, Boise State University When it comes to news literacy, schools often emphasize fact-checking and hoax-spotting. But as I argue in my new book,...

Identifying a fake picture online is harder than you might think

Mona Kasra, University of Virginia It can be hard to tell whether a picture is real. Consider, as the participants in our recent research did,...

How local journalism can upend the ‘fake news’ narrative

Damian Radcliffe, University of Oregon “For the first time media is the least trusted institution globally,” Edelman, the global PR and marketing firm concluded in...

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