The Washington Post's Fake News

  • 2 January 2017
  • NormanL
The  Washington Post's Fake News

The press has been in a lather about "fake news" since the November elections. They contend it's a (right wing) threat to truth, democracy, the American Dream and, very likely, the next sun rise. We are finding more and more examples, however, that the "fake news" problem is one that has deep roots in the credentialed press -- with its layers and layers of editors, fact checkers, and lawyers.