SPJ 21 Journalism Conference • Sept. 2-4, 2021



#misinformation


September 3rd, 2021 • 2021: Virtual
Fake News, Misinformation and Disinformation after Trump

...the problem isn’t necessarily that journalists are being tricked by fake photos or information, but that journalists are falling into a sort-of trap in which they have to write about or speak about a topic that is clearly fake but, since it’s getting so much traction on social media, the journalist has to debunk the story.



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