March

WSHU: Education Is The Only Way To Fight Fake News

News Story: March 8, 2017

 

Since the presidential election last year, the term “fake news” has been used to discredit news reports, real or otherwise, and to shape public opinion. At times its meaning has become murky. 

To get some clarity, WSHU’s Davis Dunavin spoke with Bill Yousman, assistant professor and director of the Media Literacy and Digital Culture graduate program at Sacred Heart University. They discussed what fake news really is, and why it’s dangerous.

 

Read full article: http://wshu.org/post/expert-education-only-way-fight-fake-news