Washington Post: How Foreign Influence Efforts are Targeting Journalists
November 24, 2020
The Washington Post editors warn that misinformation is at an all-time high. The editors highlight how some media outlets are turning to more academics and journalists skilled at rooting out disinformation, like Flipboard's Truth Seekers project. Director Howard Henderson is one of the selected Truth Seekers. From the article:
Other initiatives like the Flipboard app's new Truth Seekers project will turn to academics and journalists with experience in rooting out disinformation - and rely on these trusted sources to help disseminate facts to the broader public.