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What are credible sources?

Tips

  • Don't just read the headlines
  • Always question what you read
  • Always question what you are told
  • Find out if the story is being covered by other media sources
  • Check the comments on Facebook to see if other "fact checkers" have provided evidence to the contrary

 

How to spot fake news

ABC 7. How to spot fake news and how to stop it from spreading. Retrieved from http://abc7.com/news/fake-news-is-dominating-facebook/1621221/

 

ABC Behind the News. (2016). Fake news. Retrieved from http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4581015.htm#

 

Fake News (Politics)

Politifact. (2016). 2016 Lie of the year: Fake news. Retrieved from http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/article/2016/dec/13/2016-lie-year-fake-news/


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