Stories tagged: "disinformation"


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Florida Latino Leaders Demand Spanish Media Stop Spreading Lies and Conspiracy Theories

The culprits of distributing this misinformation were right there on social media.

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Selena Gomez Is Taking on Misinformation. Big Tech Companies Can’t Ignore Her.

Inspired by Selena Gomez, UNICEF is removing ads on sites that spread misinformation.

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Don’t Fool Mi Abuela: Immigrant Youth Are Going To War With Disinformation

"When immigrant youth saw what their family members were sharing on social media, they took charge and created a program to reclaim the web."

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Don’t Believe Every Wild Internet Story. It’s Probably a Conspiracy Theory, Analysis Shows.

Latinos—specifically Spanish-speaking residents of South Florida—are now getting bombarded with political conspiracy theories via WhatsApp, Facebook, and radio.