Twitter screenshotBY: FERGAL GALLAGHER, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Russian election interference, Iranian emails, falsities trumpeted by government officials and the explosion in popularity of online conspiracy theories have combined into a deluge of misinformation that’s left many American voters swimming upstream. Some advocates are working together to build a bigger boat. Before many had even […]

alexsl/iStockBy ERIN CALABRESE, ABC News (NEW YORK) — There’s a lot that’s been written about disinformation and misinformation recently — the dark new reality of our increasingly connected and technologically advanced world that makes trusting what you see harder than ever. They’re both forms of actual “fake news,” a term that once meant fake stories […]

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