Moving Beyond the Call for Identifying Fake News
I think one of the growing problems with false information is how closely it's tied with the radicalization of (typically) white and/or male viewers.
A big thing we need to talk about, now that it's become so wide spread, is deprogramming.
There's an excellent youtuber that's doing work about it, going point for point debunking wild claims, and her channel is called contrapoints
https://www.youtube.com/user/ContraPoints Thought Slime is also doing work to combat extremism and provide engaging content
https://www.youtube.com/c/ThoughtSlime/videos While fake news is still a concern, we need to take extra steps to help return to moderate levels of bias.
There are so many think pieces and lib guides already for identifying false information. focusing on deprogramming and developing tools that when done appropriately and effectively, done on the micro level will have macro effects