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How young people are coping with ‘fake news’

McKerrell, Niklas (2017) How young people are coping with ‘fake news’. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (13 Apr 2017). Website.

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How ‘literate’ are young people when it comes to getting their news on social media? Niklas McKerrell is a sixth-form student who attended a recent Polis workshop with Facebook looking at ‘news literacy’. Here are his views on how his generation is coping with ‘fake news’ and the struggle to find reliable information online.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s)
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
L Education > L Education (General)
Date Deposited: 11 May 2017 11:00
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:02

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