Countering Fake News in the “Emotional Democracy”

Posted under Media Policy and Journalism: Discussion Series.

Alessio Postiglione

By Alessio Postiglione     Fake news entails real problems. Many European countries are facing spring elections amid growing concerns regarding alleged Russian propaganda, manipulative misinformation and brainwashing social media strategies launched by unscrupulous companies profiting through the dissemination of clickbait content.   Meanwhile, governments and politicians are proposing countermeasures spanning… Read more »