Social Responsibility
The lies, tricks, and chaos of social media — the role for universities

Paul Newton | bio

09:30 (London) - 04:30 (New York) - 01:30 (Vancouver) - 18:30 (Sydney)

Viral half-truths are part of the fabric of today’s internet. People share fake news even when they can tell it's not true. And the anger misinformation inspires has been turned into a dangerous commodity. What exactly is going on - and what is the role of universities in combating it?


How we can all do our bit to tackle fake news. The presentation will be based on Pauls blog on the same topic!