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Fake News: Identify, Evaluate, Stop: Plugins

Learn to verify fact-based news resources for research.

Reverse Image Searching

A picture should be accurate to the story. Check on image accuracy by doing a reverse search for the image on Google. Right click on the image and choose a Google search. If the image appears in multiple stories about multiple topics, then the image is not accurate. You also may discover that the image has been altered or edited to make a point that the original image would not have made.

 

Three Free Plugins to Stop Fake News

You Can Stop Fake News

Flag a story that you believe is incorrect

Report an incorrect story to the host 

Stop the story by not sharing it with others