The Pew Research Center reports that about two-in-three U.S. adults (64%) say fabricated news stories cause a great deal of confusion about the basic facts of current issues and events.
Surprisingly, nearly a quarter of Americans say they have shared fake political news online knowingly or unknowingly.
Read or download the full report at the Pew Research Center for Journalism & Media.
NEW RESEARCH! The sixth annual report explores the changing environment around news across countries. Key findings include:
News Literacy Project is a nonpartisan national education nonprofit that works with educators and journalists to teach middle school and high school students how to sort fact from fiction in the digital age.
Center for News Literacy at Stoney Brook University School of Journalism.