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Fake News: Misinformation, Disinformation, and Malinformation

How to tell real news from fake.

Defining the Problem

From the the Council of Europe website > Media >  "Information Disorder" section

"Fake News" falls under disinformation, since the false information is intended to harm.

Types of Information Disorder. Credit: Claire Wardle & Hossein Derakshan, 2017

Wikipedia Page for Fake News

Real News about Fake News, Misinformation, and Disinformation

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