Category: Fighting Fake News

‘Talk About a Super Spreader’: Analysis Finds Online Election Misinformation Fell by 73% After Trump Barred | Common Dreams News

"The findings, from Jan. 9 through Friday," reports the Washington Post, "highlight how falsehoods flow across social media sites—reinforcing and amplifying each other—and offer an early indication of how concerted actions against misinformation can make a difference." (Image: Gage Skidmore/Flickr/cc)

After Trump’s lies disappeared from Twitter and Facebook, the dissemination of falsehoods and the conversations based on them fell dramatically.

‘Talk About a Super Spreader’: Analysis Finds Online Election Misinformation Fell by 73% After Trump Barred | Common Dreams News

The Impeachment of Donald Trump Is Necessary, But Insufficient | Washington MonthlyThat is what fueled the atrocity of an insurrection

In the run-up to the insurrection, Quinnipiac found that 77 percent of Republicans believed there was widespread fraud in the presidential election. They bought into the absurdities spread by Trump and his enablers in right-wing media. That is what fueled the atrocity of an insurrection. And still…the lies continue.

The Impeachment of Donald Trump Is Necessary, But Insufficient | Washington Monthly

The Trumpists are thriving in Oz – » The Australian Independent Media Network

A neat four years ago Antique Barbie and Trump flunky Kellyanne Conway set the tone for a post-truth Trumpworld when she defended the tangerine tyrant’s ludicrous claims of an outsized inauguration crowd by invoking the Orwellian notion of “alternative facts”(1).

The Trumpists are thriving in Oz – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Old Dog Thought- News Corp and Sky News boost these thugs with media and air time and condemn Bruce Pascoe as dangerous

Murdoch’s warriors

Fighting Fake News with REAL 13/12/20 Mirror of America; News Corp boosts the extreme Right Wing; IR enslavement Bill; Why is Bruce Pascoe Bolt’s whipping boy?

An Olddog thought- The IR Bill is certainly something to fight AGAINST

"The Week on Wednesday" with Van Badham & Ben Davison

Fighting Fake Nwes with REAL 10/12/20/ Morrison’s Xmas Promise; The Ominoues IR Bill; To fight against; Dan Andrews to fight for; News Corp is a terrorist inspiration; China Shares;

Old Dog thought- Trump and Morrison are the result of an continuous lack of attention to the past bringing to attention our lack of attention to the present. Dan is a lesson learned.

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Fighting Fake News with REAL 25/11/20; Republican Con Men; The political & cultural demographic of Trump/Fox News;