Recognition Is Futile: Why Checklist Approaches to Information Literacy Fail and What To Do About It:
by MIKE CAULFIELD
The article mainly gives some points to concentrate on while reading news to prevent being manipulated by fake news. First, the author spreads out many points to look at first when you read news so that you can differentiate between real and fake news. Second, he mentioned the four moves method that he composed besides the basic points to identify fake news those he mentioned before in his article. I learned from this article to look from different perspectives on any news I read, before claiming that it is true.
In Charlottesville, White Nationalists Try To Seize An Elusive Spotlight:
on twitter I retweeted a tweet that grabbed my attention and I found it critically convincing to me. The tweet is by Keegan Long-Wheeler who paraphrased it from Halden : “My real fear is that people will be duped into believing fake news, but that people will throw up their arms and conclude that they can’t trust any news.”