On how to effectively fight fake news

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“ Instead of funding yet more fact-checking efforts and creating a cottage industry of debunkers competing with each other for funding and attention, we should empower citizens to navigate the confusing 21st-century media market. These efforts should begin with the basics: how to establish the credibility of a news source and spot signs of emotional manipulation ”

Nina Jankowicz, ‘Our biggest mistake in the fight against fake news’, The Washington Post

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