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Fake News

Fake news is not new, but it's never been so pervasive or harder to spot. Find out how to spot fake news.

PolitiFact Fake News Stories

Pulitzer Prize winning PolitiFact takes on fake news to help readers better sort out fact from fiction on their social media feeds.


How Often Do You See Fake News?

Nearly half of readers report that they see fake news stories on their social media at least once a day. That's a lot of exposure to fake news!

Statistic: To the best of your knowledge, how often do you see fake news while using the internet or visiting sites such as Facebook or Twitter? | Statista

Facebook & Political News

If you are like most millennials, you get most of your political news from Facebook.

Among Millennials, Facebook Far Exceeds Any Other Source for Political News