Press Source: Financial Times (Opinion Piece)

Getting the facts straight on online misinformation

"Recent initiatives suggest that platforms may be able to channel partisan motivations to democratise moderation."

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Press Source: The Washington Post

Twitter has an experimental crowdsourced fact-checking feature

So far, Birdwatch users appear to be motivated as much by politics as by truth, said [Prof.] David Rand.

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Press Source: Psychology Today

Why do we fall for fake news?

Poor "truth discernment" (i.e., the ability to tell fake news from real stories) is driven primarily by a lack of careful reasoning.

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Press Source: NewsNation

Is Twitter really biased? This study takes a look

"Since 2016, [social media] platforms have been under a huge amount of public pressure to act on misinformation."

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