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ENG 023 - McClure: News?

How do I tell if it is Fake News

Conspiracy Theories:

What is QAnon -  https://www.bbc.com/news/53498434  

and the longer (23 min) version:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3csws70


Deep Fakes:

very important TedTalk on the threats and consequences of the artificial intelligence on the world:  DeepFakes



How can I tell if a news report is real?

It is not easy to tell if a report is real, sometimes even legitimate news sources get fooled and repeat a fake news story. And the people that make up the stories are getting better and better at making their fake news look legitimate.  Here is an infographic from EasyBib that gives you some points on evaluating a news article: