With the media coming to us in all directions, it’s becoming more and more difficult to decipher real and fake news. “Fake News:” What is It? How Do I Identify It is an event that’s coming up next week, April 25th at the Minneapolis Central Library. It’s a free event but they do ask that you register in advance, and the link is here.
So-called “fake news” is big news these days, and it is a problem as old as journalism itself. University of Minnesota Journalism Ethics Professor Chris Ison will help you understand what it is, provide some historical context for this most current proliferation, and share practical strategies you can use to help identify quality journalism.