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Fact Checking Websites
Video: How False News Can Spread
Video by Noah Tavlin
Video: Why News Matters
Video by the McCormick Foundation's Journalism Program
Video: 4 Ways to Spot a Fake News Story
Video by HowStuffWorks
TED Talk: How to Separate Fact and Fiction Online
Video by Markham Nolan
Video: Why You Should Triple Check Before You Share
Video by Brian Stelter, host of CNN's Reliable Sources
Podcast: Finding the Fake-News King
Podcast by National Public Radio
by Rose Janusz
The Bigger Question
Patent attorney Vanessa Otero created this chart as a counterpoint to the discussion of fake/real news. While not comprehensive, the illustration demonstrates that evaluating news sources is a more complex undertaking than simply identifying what is "fake" and what is "real."
The Bigger Question -- Part 2
Create your own!