Fake news

vladimir putin

American carnage suits Putin perfectly

November 5, 2020 12:31 pm

From the Kremlin point of view, achieving a particular outcome is less important than spreading fear and doubt

weekly world news

The Weekly World News should hire me

October 25, 2020 3:09 pm

Here are my story pitches

jussie smollett

Jussie Smollett, reigning queen of the gaslight

September 16, 2020 1:01 pm

Don’t call it a comeback...seriously, don’t

media

People trust the media less than Trump on COVID. Here’s why

September 10, 2020 1:59 pm

Congratulations, esteemed colleagues: you did it

russians

The war for your mind

August 12, 2020 11:57 am

The Russians are coming. Again

facebook

Facebook is wrong to censor Donald Trump

August 6, 2020 11:52 am

‘Misinformation’ is defined so vaguely that it can be applied increasingly liberally to all manner of online content

child trafficking conspiracy theories

The allure of child trafficking conspiracy theories

July 24, 2020 1:27 pm

Why the hysteria is worth challenging

fake news

If a video is viral, who cares if it’s fake?

July 23, 2020 10:05 am

Welcome to the age of unreality

putin

Putin plans to make the West destroy itself

July 22, 2020 11:52 pm

Chaos and division is the real goal for Russia

new yorker

Fact-checking the New Yorker fact-checkers

July 21, 2020 4:12 pm

Esteemed magazine claims ‘two-thirds of Americans between the ages of 15 and 34’ treated in ER rooms suffered injuries inflicted by police or security guards

npr

Yes, it’s time to defund NPR

June 22, 2020 6:39 pm

They are producing anti-journalism

viral contagion news

Viral contagion

June 9, 2020 5:14 pm

The uncontainable spread of fake coronavirus news

conspiray theories

Five more conspiracy theories Trump can use to distract the media

May 27, 2020 2:07 pm

November is a long way away

fatwa twitter

How can Twitter decide whether COVID news is ‘untrue’?

May 13, 2020 1:11 pm

Even the scientists arent sure

van jones nabj huawei

NABJ cancels Huawei-sponsored misinformation panel

May 12, 2020 1:46 pm

The panel was intended to address misinformation in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, especially as it relates to minority racial groups in the United States

richard jewell

Richard Jewell was a victim of ‘fake news’

December 15, 2019 5:09 pm

Over two decades ago, the security guard hero’s life was ruined by an agenda-driven media

hong kong

What my viral Hong Kong protest picture taught me about fake news

July 31, 2019 2:11 pm

In just a few hours, this woman had effectively become a political Rorschach test

jussie smollett faked hate crimes

The true cost of faked hate crimes

February 19, 2019 6:48 pm

Should we punish fraudulent victims as vigorously as real criminals?

deepfakes jennifer buscemi

Deepfakes could be good news

February 2, 2019 11:02 am

Is it a bad thing if we learn to be wary of internet media?

buzzfeed news ben smith

BuzzFeed, ‘BOOM!’ and the Russiagate bombshell

January 22, 2019 10:29 am

Why it’s always worth waiting a full day before passing judgment

der spiegel
fake news

Trump may have a point about fake news

November 24, 2018 10:42 am

While our broadcast media in Britain are supposedly regulated for political bias in content, they are not regulated in the relative emphasis devoted to different topics