Tag Archives: fake news

Mountain Meditation
January 12, 2018

Flurries of a different nature

By Marguerite Jill Dye We are beginning to recognize the immense power of Facebook as a forum, and vehicle of propaganda and fake news since learning about Russia’s cyberwarfare and…

Op - Ed
January 4, 2017

Fake news, is it for real?

By Jon Morgolis, VTDigger Fake news has not come to Vermont. Not that some Vermonters don’t consider a report in the newspaper or on TV here and there to have…

Op - Ed
December 14, 2016

Why fake news is dangerous

By Lee H. Hamilton Franklin Roosevelt once said, “Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely.” He was talking about why education matters in…