• Why some fall victim to fake news

    Why some fall victim to fake news0

    By Jennifer Cockerell, Press Association Health Correspondent Thought processes and belief systems that people develop early in life to help protect against the anxiety and stress of an uncertain world may help explain why some fall victim to fake news, psychologists believe. But psychology can offer a few evidence-based strategies for defending against the pull

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  • Heavy criticism for Brexiteers in MPs’ report into fake news

    Heavy criticism for Brexiteers in MPs’ report into fake news0

    A key figure in the Brexit campaign who refused to give evidence to the fake news probe declared “f*** the charlatans” as he posted its findings online two days ahead of its publication date. Dominic Cummings repeatedly defied MPs’ demands to give evidence to the inquiry and accused them of “grandstanding”. The former Vote Leave

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