How to Tell Truth from Fiction

Fact-checking 101

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In today’s “post-truth” era of “alternative facts”, it can be difficult to determine whether an article you read is only telling you what you want (or don’t want) to hear. Fact-checkers, sometimes themselves a point of concern, seem to be working harder than ever to help label untruths and point out information that isn’t based on reality. But you don’t have to wait for someone to…