Fake News Resources
About Fake News
- Why is Fake News So Relevant These Days
- BBC – Examples of Fake News Stories
- Fact-Checking Won’t Save Us From Fake News
- The Era of Fake Video Begins
- How Your Brain Tricks You Into Believing Fake News
Fact Checking Sites
- Annenberg Public Policy Center
- List of Fake News Websites
- AP Fact Check
- Washington Post – Fact Checker
Fake News – Figure Out What’s Real and What’s Not Real on the Web
Put It To The CRAAP Test!!!
Currency—Can you find a date of the article or photograph? When was it last updated?
Relevance—Who is the intended audience? How does the source meet your needs?
Accuracy—Is the information supported by evidence? Does it cite other sources?
Authority—Who is the author? What are their credentials?
Purpose—Does the site give facts or opinions? Does it have a clear bias?