Lies interspersed with part truths is what hypnotically fools people. “The enemy of truth is not the outright lie, because an outright lie is easy… Read More »April 2 is fact checking day. Understand how Covid-19 vaccines work.
You are invited to a webinar on “Countering Infodemics in this Pandemic” to be mounted by the European Union, on Dec 14, 4-6 pm Interested… Read More »Join us at a webinar on “Countering Infodemics in this Pandemic”, December 14
September 23 marks the real anniversary of Martial Law, while September 21 is the fake one. John Nery mentioned in his column that “the Marcos… Read More »Fighting negative historical revisionism
On World Social Media Day on June 30, the United Nations expressed its hope to reach billions of social media users with this new message… Read More »Pause. #TakeCareBeforeYouShare . The fight against #COVID19 is also a fight against misinformation.
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An inconvenient truth is that the May 13 elections may again be a manifestation of our people’s political literacy, as mentioned by former ombudsman Conchita… Read More »Truth-telling in the age of disinformation
First Draft launches its online verification training course. The course is designed as an introduction that anyone can use to quickly improve their digital literacy… Read More »Online verification training course: train ourselves to be savvy news consumers
English courses have evolved from the time I studied in the seventies. I recall my English subject centered on grammar and Literature and didn’t dwell much… Read More »Media literacy, critical thinking as taught in a private college
RODRIGO R. Duterte’s presidency has altered and controlled the public discourse so radically in its favor in ways rude and bold. One tragic result: it… Read More »State of Philippine Media Report, World Press Freedom Day