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JOUR 090: Fake News and Democratic Society

Media Literacy Defined

"Media literacy is the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, create, and act using all forms of communication. Media literacy empowers people to be critical thinkers and makers, effective communicators and active citizens.”

- National Association for Media Literacy Education

Fake News

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Scholarly vs. Popular

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