A fact-checker's guide to stopping fake news
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How you can stop the spread of fake news

What can you do to stop fake news and misinformation? Professional fact checker Maarten Schenk has five top tips.

Video Journalist: Joanne Whalley

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  • 29 Dec 2018
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