Can you outsmart a troll (by thinking like one)? - Claire Wardle
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If you want to learn more about disinformation, there are plenty of resources online. For example this SMS course sends you small ‘nuggets’ of content every day for 14 days. It’s designed to teach people how to prepare for deception. Or this short course is designed to help people navigate all the information that is bombarding us today around the coronavirus. This bad news game is a fun way to think about tactics and techniques that people are trying to use. Additionally, Checkology is a platform designed to teach young people how to tell the difference between fact and fiction.
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