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.

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.

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."

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.