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What is the Relationship Between Fact-checks and Accuracy?

The first of two blog posts. Many news consumers are unclear about the practice of fact-checking, which is commonly used as a proxy for accuracy in journalism. In two blog posts, I’ll dig deeper into what fact-checking actually is, in practice, and what it aspires to be. One of NewsQ’s aims is to understand what […]

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Is the Internet Equipped to Surface the Context of Breaking News?

Exploring the challenge reporting on COVID-19 online amid breaking news cycles.