Fake News




Social media is flooded with false information. Has it time to work out the appropriate legal regulations that will stop global misinformation?
Today at the Wilfried Martens Center for European Studies, Konrad Niklewicz will present the report Weeding out Fake News: An Approach to Social Media Regulation. The meeting was attended by Žiga Turk.

Nobody wants to control social media, but press laws can be used to counter false news about social media as they do in traditional media.

Anonymity in social media has enabled people to overcome certain principles and values that we respect in the traditional media.

Today’s #hashtag policy includes all instruments that improve populism and fakenews.

Raport Weeding out Fake News: An Approach to Social Media Regulation