Fact Check

Information can be the most useful of tools or it can be a dangerous weapon. This is why it is so crucial for us to learn to distinguish between what is real and what is fake.

Information can be the most useful of tools or it can be a dangerous weapon. This is why it is so crucial for us to learn to distinguish between what is real and what is fake. Stay tuned for our Fact-Checking campaign where we will look at the truth behind fake facts.

All publications have an agenda, however not all agendas are equal. If you can trust the content or not depends on whether that agenda prioritizes clicks over facts. Do not blindly trust sources which do not strive to cover all the facts of a story.

The difference between misinformation and disinformation is slight but important. While both promote false information, the danger lies especially in disinformation, as ‘fake facts’ require research to be debunked ℹ️ In recent months, we have seen legislators pressuring social media giants to employ mechanisms to block the spread of these ‘fake facts’ 📲