This Guide was designed by USC Upstate librarian Laura Karas to help you become aware of the news around you. It is a curated collection of definitions, examples, videos, tools for identification, articles and links from academic libraries discussing Fake News, Bias News, Satirical News, and Propaganda.
SEEING ISN’T BELIEVING The Fact Checker’s guide to manipulated video - This tutorial by The Washington post explains how video can be manipulated to create, fake, bias, and misleading news. The videos play without sound so you can see how each example of video manipulation takes place.
This book is a crash course in effective reasoning, meant to catapult you into a world where you start to see things how they really are, not how you think they are. The focus of this book is on logical fallacies, which loosely defined, are simply errors in reasoning. With the reading of each page, you can make significant improvements in the way you reason and make decisions. "Expose an irrational belief, keep a man rational for a day. Expose irrational thinking, and keep a man rational for a lifetime." - Bo Bennett