• Published on 25 Apr 2017 Sections Business, World

    Wikipedia’s co-founder, Jimmy Wales, is planning to set up a news service to push back against “fake news”.

  • Published on 11 Feb 2017 Sections United States, World

    Were Americans more likely to believe negative stories about Hillary Clinton than Donald Trump, whether or not they were true?

  • Published on 6 Feb 2017

    Ella Whelan, assistant editor at Spiked, Conservative MP Damian Collins, who’s chair of the select committee which has launched an inquiry into fake news, BuzzFeed’s media editor Craig Silverman, and Paul Horner, who writes what he calls “satire” or “hoax” stories.

  • Published on 24 Nov 2016 Sections Politics, Technology, UK, World

    Joining us is Ella Whelan, assistant editor at Spiked Online, who doesn’t want to see news regulated by social media host sites. Claire Wardle, an academic at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism, dedicates her research to verifying sources and understanding the algorithms that make the spread of fake news online possible.