Facebook Fights Against Fake News

We've all seen fake news pop up on our Facebook newsfeed with friends and relatives sharing the links to these false articles with comments like "can you believe this?!" No, I can't; the Pope isn't throwing his support behind candidates running for office, he has other concerns. Since the 2016 election fake news has been … Continue reading Facebook Fights Against Fake News

Citizen Journalists – Friends or Foes?

"A lot of people, myself included, are excited about blogging and stuff like that, citizen journalism, but I do remind people that no matter how excited we are, there's no substitute for professional writing, no substitute for professional editing, and no substitute for professional fact-checking."         - Craig Newmark We are living … Continue reading Citizen Journalists – Friends or Foes?