How to Spot Fake News

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Estes Valley Library
Hondius Community Room

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Learn why it's more difficult than ever to discriminate between news, opinion, entertainment, and advertising and how filter bubbles present information biased towards one's own beliefs. According to a Pew Research Center 2016 study, 62% of U.S. adults get news on social media. Sharing articles-- especially stories which create a strong reaction-- are the breeding ground of fake news. Bring your own device or computer to this hands on class or borrow a library laptop. 
Event Type(s): Current Affairs
Age Group(s): Adult, Teens
Diana Laughlin
(970) 586-8116 ext. 834

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