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Evaluating News Stories: Fact Checkers

Fake news is a complex and growing problem for anyone doing research. This guide accompanies Dr. Johnson's COM 10 class

How to spot fake news in email and social media

How to check a website for false or misleading information:

https://youtu.be/Fm0LwscDYHs


Also from FactCheck.org, a graphic on how to detect manipulated images.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2019/politics/fact-checker/manipulated-video-guide/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.3f2584f454b6

Fact Checkers

Independent Fact-Checking sites for Fake News stories:

What fact checkers look for