Media Manipulation, Disinformation, Fake News and the Alt-Right

Interestingly, this morning Donald Trump tweeted about fake news.

Tweets by Donald Trump on Saturday 28th March 2020

Even though the concept of fake news has been with us for hundreds of years, possibly thousands, the term and online phenomenon boomed during the run up to the US presidential election in 2016. Trump became king of fake news, memes and the use of twitter to communicate obscene and untrue messages. Continue reading “Media Manipulation, Disinformation, Fake News and the Alt-Right”