Wednesday, February 10, 2016

How to Avoid Passing on "Fake News" on Social Media

The article linked above lists a number of ways to check the validity of online content.   After reading it, answer the following questions:

  1. Which of the suggestions listed in the article do you already use?  
  2. Do you think that everyone has a responsibility to fact check information, before passing it along/sharing it with others?  
  3. Why is this important? 

NB:  Comments should add to the overall conversation about this article.  Do not repeat what others have already said.