Tag: disinformation

Misinformation: the (post)truth is in the middle

It almost comes naturally to shake your head as a sign of disappointment, disapproval, and disbelief when someone in your friends’ list shares some kind of false news on social media platforms. What seems to be more challenging is to make them understand how and why the information they are spreading does not resonate with reliable sources and truth. Even harder, is doing so without sounding patronizing. Fake news is a widely used term to label the spread of false information, but often that...

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