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Americans Believe Fake News is a Bigger Problem than Violent Crime

"Many Amer­i­cans say the cre­ation and spread of made-up news and infor­ma­tion is caus­ing sig­nif­i­cant harm to the nation and needs to be stopped, accord­ing to a new Pew Research Cen­ter sur­vey of 6,127 U.S. adults."

Proliferation of Fake News Boosts Media’s Demand for Relevant, Authoritative, Accurate Content

Fake news” accu­sa­tions appear to have cre­at­ed a “cred­i­bil­i­ty cri­sis” and impact­ed pub­lic trust in the media, Kar­la Jo Helms, founder and CEO of JoTo PR says, “but we’ve seen an increase in the num­ber of media out­lets car­ry­ing news to the pub­lic — and the amount of con­tent the media is putting out.”