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Who can you trust? How to navigate digital media


37 Questions Answered

Democracy Lab

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The growing suspicion of expertise is a growing problem on the internet, and it can be very difficult to figure out which sources are authoritative. In this episode, John Green offers some strategies to help you identify credible sources and take into account a source's point of view. 

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