Fake News

Total 44 Posts

Social media helps reveal people’s racist views – So why don’t tech firms do more to stop hate speech?

4 min read
The likes of Katie Hopkins may be slowly disappearing from social media sites but less extreme and obvious racism is still widespread.

It can’t happen here – And then it did.

4 min read
For almost a century, American popular culture has perpetuated the idea that only journalists working in foreign countries could be in danger.

Coronavirus – Fake news less of a problem than confusing government messages.

6 min read
Cardiff University’s news diary study during the pandemic found the public were confused about a number of issues and became more critical of the UK government.

Donald Trump’s attacks on social media threaten the free speech rights of all Americans.

5 min read
The US president is punishing Twitter for using a factcheck to point out that one of his tweets is incorrect.

The Church of QAnon: Will conspiracy theories form the basis of a new religious movement?

5 min read
The QAnon movement that is based on conspiracy theories is now being used by some charismatic Christians as a way to interpret the Bible. It is a dangerous mix of religion and false information.

Conspiracy theories and fake videos fuel rise in Islamophobia during coronavirus pandemic.

4 min read
COVID-19 has led to a rise in Islamophobia, with fake news and racist memes shared online, new research finds.

The battle against disinformation is global.

6 min read
A scholar who has reviewed the efforts of nations around the world to protect their citizens from foreign interference says there is no magic solution, but there is plenty to learn and do.
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