Fake News

5 Tips on Spotting Fake News

Fake news are a real problem. Social media provides us with a constant stream of news. In fact, PEW Research recently released a report stating 62% of US adults get their news from social media. Whether you’re on Facebook, Twitter, or another site of your choice, you will be inundated with information from around the world. And it’s great that we have access to the world through a small screen.
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Dunning-Kruger effect, Facebook and Fake New

Dunning-Kruger Effect: Facebook and Fake News

Dunning-Kruger Effect. You probably have come across this term a couple of times. Especially now that there has been a lot of discussion on the internet that shows people’s predicaments. Most of which would make you slap your hand on your face just because the so called “opinions”, which individuals claim they are rightly entitled to, are illogical. Nonetheless, correct them and you will be tagged as self-righteous and oppositional.
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The Countering Foreign Propaganda and Disinformation Act

Countering Foreign Propaganda and Disinformation Act: The Bill That Mainstream Media WON’T Talk About

The thing about a bureaucracy like the United States is that it’s a nation of laws. You know that because lawmakers proudly state that every chance they get. And because it’s a nation of laws, there are far too many laws for the average citizen to ever figure out all the laws of the land, and what new laws are being made… And Bills like this one slip right on by, right under the noses of people who should be watching for them. This is the Countering Foreign Propaganda and Disinformation Act.
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