When Old News is Fake News

Former President Trump DID NOT make a surprise visit to Switzerland aboard a US Marine Corps helicopter.

Michael Figueroa (He/Him)
The Shadow
Published in
3 min readMar 12, 2021

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Edited screengrab from the News Literacy Project.

Social media is a cesspool of fake news and misinformation because users allow it to be. Its platforms make distributing content from disreputable sources quick and easy because they intentionally lack the controls that legitimate and…

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Michael Figueroa (He/Him)
The Shadow

Latinx tech & biz exec making solutions more accessible for mission-driven orgs. Fmr President, Advanced Cyber Security Center. linkedin.com/in/michaelfigueroa