Fake News for the Week Ending September 3, 2021

This has been a fairly consequential news week with the impact of Hurricane Ida, the Afghanistan pull out, the Supreme Court's decision on the Texas abortion ban, the continuing increase in COVID-19 cases, and more. Not surprisingly, there was a lot of news about fake news this week, as well, so let's get to it. … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending September 3, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending August 27, 2021

COVID-related disinformation continues to contribute the lion's share of the fake news news this week. Too many Americans are taking the disinformation and conspiracy theories to heart and refusing to get vaccinated, which is contributing to the spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths, all completely avoidable. Here's the equation for you: DISINFORMATION = DEATH. Meditate … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending August 27, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending August 20, 2021

Fake news, disinformation, and conspiracy theories continue to steamroll across the country. Here are the most notable instances from the past week. Belief in COVID-related conspiracies is contributing to a growing amount of conflict throughout our society. Opposition to both masking and vaccines is taking over debates at school board and city council meetings across … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending August 20, 2021

Fake News for the Week Ending July 2, 2021

There's been so much real news this week (Trump business indicted, Florida condo collapse, Donald Rumsfeld passing, Supreme Court rulings, Pacific Coast heatwave, Bill Cosby released from jail, and more) that the fake news pales in comparison. But there's still some of it, so let's get started. In recent weeks four British Airways pilots and … Continue reading Fake News for the Week Ending July 2, 2021