Fact vs Fake tip # 1: Is it the whole story? Cross-reference information. Don't rely on a single source. Check the facts against multiple other sources, especially those that have a different viewpoint. If a claim is true, multiple sources should verify it.Read MoreFact vs Fake tip #2: Is it the whole story?
Fact vs Fake tip #1: Check the source. Before you take any story at face value, check where it's coming from. Is it a reputable outlet with a history of accurate reporting? Or is it a site you've never heard of, that is pushing sensational stories?Read MoreFact vs Fake tip #1: Check the source
"We all have a role to play in stopping the spread of harmful misinformation online, which can result in people being left uninformed, unprotected & vulnerable. Before you share content online, pause to verify facts by asking basic questions."Read MoreUN infographic: “Before you share, think”