Fake News From Facebook to the White House Has Real World Consequences

Fake News From Facebook to the White House Has Real World Consequences

Facebook has become synonymous with fake news; known for celebrity death hoaxes, click-bait, and the accusation that the site influenced the 2016 U.S. presidential election. President Donald Trump has continued the trend on Twitter and in his press conferences. Facebook News A study released in May 2016, by the Knight Foundation and the Pew Research […]

A Yin Yang Social Media Button Could Help Stem the Tide of Polarization

A Yin Yang Social Media Button Could Help Stem the Tide of Polarization

What if, contrary to popular belief, experiences in life actually narrowed a person’s perspective rather than broadening it? And what if, in this digital era, the range of information available to us were shrinking rather than expanding – thereby aggravating the disturbing trends toward political, social and economic polarization worldwide? Indeed, today we may well […]

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