Learn the history of misinformation
Learn how human bias plays an important role
Learn the importance of media literacy
Fake news is not new - but now it's digital. Fake news misleads or deceives viewers, misleads or hurts an opposing side, manipulates public opinion, causes mistrust and confusion, and inflames passions and prejudices. From click-bait headlines to cyber disinformation, we are easily manipulated; and organizations and governments benefit and profit from our gullibility. The louder voice may not be the wisest.