Tag archive for ‘Fake News’
News Brief On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Fake News: Israel Did NOT Drop Tactical Nuclear Bomb on Syria

  Fake website yournewswire.com has published a FAKE NEWS alledging that “Israeli airplane in Syria has dropped the first nuclear bomb deployed in armed conflict since the US dropped atomic bombs on More...

Martin Danenberg On Saturday, February 24th, 2018

BLOG / in Cold Blood

In Cold Blood* (1967) and In Cold Blood (2018): Trump Fails US and So Does the N.R.A. The Founding Fathers and Trump have deceived us. His first 300 have not been devoted to Make America Safe and the Florida shooting More...

Donald Trump benefited from fake news
Gil Tanenbaum On Sunday, January 29th, 2017

Why Do People Fall for Fake News Stories

We have all heard about fake news and how it affected the 2016 Presidential elections. But have you ever wondered why people so easily fall for stories that on the face seem so preposterous? Well its obvious isn’t More...

Google moves on fake news and bad ads
Gil Tanenbaum On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Finally a Fake News Crackdown at Google

Google is finally taking fake news seriously. The company has taken a stand against what it calls bad ads and the “bad” companies which profit from them. Unless you have been living atop a mountain More...

News Brief On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Germany Considers Fining FACEBOOK $522, 000 Per Fake News Item

  Germany is considering imposing a legal regime that would allow fining social media such as Facebook up to $522, 000 for each day the social networks leaves a FAKE NEWS story up without deleting it, according More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Fake News Facebook Fines in Germany? The Country Is Considering Just That

  Fake News on Facebook might now come with financial consequences. The German government is considering a new law which would fine social media companies for allowing fake news stories to proliferate. Wait! More...

Carl Kaminsky On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Harry Reid to Facebook and Google: Do More to Crack Down on Fake News

  Outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid has called on Facebook and Google to do more to stop the proliferation of fake news stories. The two companies have been criticized for allowing fake news to be More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Jon Stewart on Donald Trump: Fake News Didn’t Change the Election Results

Jon Stewart has spoken up about how satire, fake news and the media in general did or did not help to elect Donald Trump President of the United States. He did so in an interview with The New York Times Talks. More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Know How You Can Stop Fake News From Spreading on Facebook

Facebook may soon offer its more than one billion users around the world a way to detect fake new on the website. The company has also added games to its Messenger App. According to a report in Tech Crunch, the More...


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