The Fake News Watch: Headlines (Ep. 7)

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/