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Former CNN Asia correspondent Maria Ressa – one of four journalists named Time Magazine’s 2018 Person of the Year – warns that no democracy is immune from right-wing propaganda networks on social media Read more


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Toronto councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam reveals how an ambush videotaped by a political opponent turned her into the subject of sexist and racist attacks that culminated in death threats during last fall's municipal elections Read more


TPL's fake news checklist has received more than 10,000 hits since it went live on its website last month Read more

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The Toronto journalist reshaped political discourse around the world. Read more

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It’s reassuring to think that U.S. voters were somehow duped into electing a madman because the alternative explanation — that Americans support what Trump says and does — is just too frightening Read more

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