Tracking Truth

When you’re not spending your spare time reading interesting fiction, perhaps you like to think a bit more deeply about important subjects. If that’s the case, you might enjoy Cal’s Tracking Truth blog. It’s dedicated to exploring the human struggle to recognize truth and searching for useful techniques to find it.

Here’s an excerpt from the latest post…

15 October 2017: Avoiding Fake News

For many months, a regular feature of American news has been accusations of ‘fake news’ directed at mainstream media organizations. For numerous people, including me, this has been a disturbing accusation. However, for our purpose, it does raise a useful question: How do journalists working for mainstream organizations guard against providing false information in their reports?

 

See the rest at http://www.trackingtruth.info.