In urban Sweden and heartland America, xenophobic fake news looks the same|

Bolt successfully mobilizes and enables anti-Muslim and racist extremists. His far-right media, and fake news sites are coordinated campaigns to promote misinformation. Their motivation may stem from an ideological agenda, the desire to create chaos, And though his misinformation is usually later debunked, the truth generally fails to travel as far or penetrate as deep as his original story, allowing a steady drumbeat of misinformation to continue.

Andrew Bolt’s approach to penetration of mass media is rape of the psyche, the promotion and enablement of hate

via In urban Sweden and heartland America, xenophobic fake news looks the same