— [https://goo.gl/gr9KUs] "In these times, politics becomes a focus of personal life itself, restoring the sense that participation makes a difference. The challenges of influencing the course of nations and addressing global issues may inspire creative solutions from the generations of young citizens who have access to digital communication tools._______________________The cascading advance of media platforms and social software enables unprecedented levels of production and distribution of ideas, public deliberation, and network organization." --W. Lance Bennett
Investigating. How good are we at investigating?
When I was 3 years old I heard my first fake story and I believed it during the next 15 years.
Those were old times when fake stories were transmitted by word of mouth through successive generations. Today we have technology.
Did Donald Trump tell People magazine in 1998 that if he ever ran for president, he’d do it as a Republican because “they’re the dumbest group of voters in the country” and that he “could lie and they’d still eat it up”? No, that’s a bogus meme.