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Video: Nationalism vs. globalism: the new political divide. Video: The Miseducation of Dylann Roof. Video: How false news can spread. Video: How to choose your news. Libguide: Harvard Library research guide. Skip to main content Fake News, Misinformation, and Propaganda This guide offers a brief introduction to the spread of misinformation of all kinds and tools for identifying it, and reading the news with a more informed eye A Visual Take Library Resources Using library databases is a near-foolproof way to find credible information.

Libguide: Harvard Library research guide

News databases: U.S. government information and background: Background Reports from Harvard and other universities: Fake news and the spread of misinformation From the Shorenstein Center at the Harvard Kennedy School, links to peer-reviewed articles. Article: Lifting the lid a little on PR's pull on journalism. Article: Islamophobia more likely in heavy media consumers - study. New Zealanders who consume more news are more likely to be prejudiced against Muslims, a study has found.

Article: Islamophobia more likely in heavy media consumers - study

Photo: AFP The study, published in the international PLOS ONE journal, is part of the ongoing 20-year New Zealand Attitudes and Value study of more than 16,000 New Zealanders. It asked how often they read or watched the news and how much warmth and anger they felt towards different groups including Muslims, Arabs and Asians, and found those who followed the news more reported greater anger and less warmth towards Muslims. Federation of Islamic Associations New Zealand president Hazim Arafeh said the report was not a surprise. "We do, as a community, have more acts of harassment when overseas news around violence hits our shores. "New Zealand media does give the local community a chance to be heard and we really appreciate that. "We are all part of New Zealand society, and it's important that everyone feels valued and included.

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Article: Is this Auckland's most influential woman?

Greg Bruce meets the force that is Deborah Pead. From the moment I first agreed to write about Deborah Pead, even before I spoke to her for the first time, I could feel her taking control of what I said about her. I didn't see any way to prevent it. I decided to not try. She is Auckland's most influential public relations professional. She is friends with my closest colleague, my boss and my boss' boss. Article: How can you beat the Facebook bubble?

Last updated 00:01, March 23 2017 Facebook is working non-stop to give you what it thinks you want.

Article: How can you beat the Facebook bubble?

How can you take back control over your newsfeed? Hannah Martin reports, as part of 'The Takeover' series. Article: Fake News on Social Media. Article: Children must be trained to fight fake news. Article: A spin on the Little Golden Book teaches kids ‘alternative facts’ Article: A spin on the Little Golden Book teaches kids ‘alternative facts’ App: Escape Your Bubble. JMAD report: New Zealand media ownership 2016. Article: Fake News on Social Media. JMAD report: New Zealand media ownership 2016. PEW report: News Use Across Social Media Platforms 2016.

A majority of U.S. adults – 62% – get news on social media, and 18% do so often, according to a new survey by Pew Research Center, conducted in association with the John S. and James L.

PEW report: News Use Across Social Media Platforms 2016

Knight Foundation. In 2012, based on a slightly different question, 49% of U.S. adults reported seeing news on social media. But which social media sites have the largest portion of users getting news there? How many get news on multiple social media sites? And to what degree are these news consumers seeking online news out versus happening upon it while doing other things? As part of an ongoing examination of social media and news, Pew Research Center analyzed the scope and characteristics of social media news consumers across nine social networking sites.

News plays a varying role across the social networking sites studied. It is also useful to see how, when combined with the sites’ total reach, the proportion of users who gets news on each site translates to U.S. adults overall. The audience overlap. Balanced news, issues and opinions, media bias ratings, political news. Fact-checking U.S. politics. FactCheck.org - A Project of The Annenberg Public Policy Center. Rumors, hoaxes, and urband legends - TruthorFiction.com. The definitive Internet reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Untitled. Untitled.