Home » Posts tagged with » Fake News (Page 4)

Top 10 ‘real’ news stories that turned out to be fake

Top 10 ‘real’ news stories that turned out to be fake

Since “fake news” is all the rage within the mainstream media, here’s the top 10 “real” news stories they reported on – and some downright propagandized – that turned out to be, well, fake. It’s the reason this new narrative of “fake news” will never catch on, and why Americans’ trust in the press is […]

The evolution of lone wolves, deadly attacks, Facebook and fake news

The evolution of lone wolves, deadly attacks, Facebook and fake news

WASHINGTON, stomach December 1, 2016 – A faculty member at Ohio State University described student Abdul Razak Ali Artan, who injured 11 people after slamming his vehicle into some and slashing others with a butcher knife last Monday, as “quiet” and an “intelligent young man… the kind of guy who knows his content before class, […]

The Washington Post vs. “Fake News”: Pot, Meet Kettle

The Washington Post vs. “Fake News”: Pot, Meet Kettle

. By Thomas L. Knapp “Freedom of expression is a bedrock of American democracy,” the Washington Post’s editorial board writes in a November 18 jeremiad, “but its irresponsible exercise can distort and destabilize our politics.” The Post’s editors, mining the bottomless pit of mainstream media excuses for not predicting Donald Trump’s victory in November’s presidential […]

Page 4 of 41234