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Fake News & False Information

Not all information is legit or worthwhile
not all information is correct or even honest...

"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to put its pants on." ~ Winston Churchill or Mark Twain or James Callaghan or Terry Pratchett (there's no consensus on the actual author)

List of Fake News Sites by Melissa Zimdar, Merrimack College

Indiana State University East Campus Library's Fake News pages take you through the process of verifying news and provides resources. 

How to Spot Fake News from 

Snopes investigates questionable news, photos, social media posts, etc... and posts their findings.

Article: "We Tracked Down a Fake-News Creator in the Suburbs. Here's What We Learned" from NPR 

Evaluating Information: the Cornerstone of Civic Online Reasoning from the Stanford History Education Group, Stanford University