Do we prefer man-made disasters to natural ones?
Amid the chaos of frightening facts and deadly conspiracy theories, we ask: do we prefer man-made disasters to natural ones? You've given us some...
Radio Four’s money man on fake news media
An interview with Tim Harford reveals that knowledge does not protect us from prejudice
Based on a true story: the neglected history of fake news
We say alternative facts are a modern problem. But distorted truths and inaccuracy have a long history, writes Rosa Thomas
Facebook’s fight against fake news is only a starting point
Leading up to the general election, Facebook’s positive action is at once concerning and desperately needed
Oxford academic caught in Russia ‘fake news’ row
Researcher raises fears of “misappropriation" by controversial Russian news outlet Sputnik
Oxford study fears for “fake news” during French election
The Oxford Internet Institute found that the bulk of France’s junk traffic targeted Emmanuel Macron
OxStu condemned as “fake news”
Student paper branded “fake news media outlet” by St Benet’s JCR, after alleged misrepresentation of the Oxford private hall
Debate: does fake news directly threaten democracy?
Richard Birch and Joe Baverstock-Poppy debate whether fake news poses a damage to the democratic systems around us
OUSU pronoun policy story revealed to be fake
The Sunday Times yesterday claimed that Oxford University Student Union (OUSU) had released a leaflet that “told” students to use ‘ze’ as a gender...