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How To Filter Out Fake News Amid Rise of Misinformation

OpEd: Not all news is created equal. Where the news comes from is often as important as the news itself, so it's important to pay attention to the source.

Information Overload: Fake News in The Era of Online Propaganda &...

Little attention has been paid to an ever-evolving problem gripping the internet: For all its democratizing prowess, it is saturated with so much information—from traditional media outlets, alternative voices, hyperpartisan blogs, and industry groups funneling propaganda through websites masquerading as legitimate public policy centers—that it’s become increasingly difficult to distinguish between factual news, scientific research and agenda-driven content, academics say.