Episode 180: Who’s Fake News? You’re Fake News! Media and Information Literacy in Activist Spaces

Posted: August 13, 2017 in Uncategorized
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This episode features technobrarian Luc Brien from Libsaurus on what fake news is, why it is promoted and its dangers. This discussion continues next episode #181.

Luc giving his talk on fake news.

You can listen to Luc’s talk on this topic here. This talk is from the 2017 Institute for Critical Animal Studies (Oceania) conference – see the notes of our 179th episode for links to all of the talks from this conference.

Check out the James Cook University Fake News Guide and Luc’s recommended songs about fake news!

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Clips:

Katy Perry featuring Skip MarleyChained to the Rhythm’, Media WatchABC Media Watch calls out Channel Nine for plagiarising Outback newspaper’, Last Week Tonight with John OliverScientific Studies’, Faithless ‘Mass Destruction’.

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