With alternative facts and fake news on the rise, The Fake News Watch is where we check the facts, call out the bullshit, and learn to identify the difference. In a deeply divided political world, we all have a responsibility to seek the truth and share it.

References and Additional Reading
“Long-form reading shows signs of life in our mobile news world,” a study by Pew Research Center:
http://www.journalism.org/2016/05/05/…

“The rational and attentive news consumer,” a study by the American Press Institute:
https://www.americanpressinstitute.or…

Social Clicks: What and Who Gets Read on Twitter?” published by Columbia University.
https://hal.inria.fr/hal-01281190/