Skip to main content

"Fake" News

Fake News is Real(ly) Important

The ability to tell accurate news from fake news is an important skill you'll use for the rest of your life.

Believing fake news stories can have real-life consequences.

Chart showing Facebook engagement of fake news stories on the US election.  2016.  Result is 8.7 million shares, reactions and comments to fake news versus 7.3 million for mainstream news.