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Media Literacy - COMM 120

Analyzing the News

Be aware of: bias, political propaganda, intentional disinformation, satire, attention-seeking click-bait, conspiracy theories, and sloppy reporting.

ASK: Who wrote it? Who benefits? Who is left out?

How to Spot Fake News


From IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions), 2017.

Tips and Tricks

Tips For Evaluating the News

How to Choose Your News

Reliable Sources