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'Info-Demic' : How Misinformation Is Spreading As Fast As Coronavirus Itself - NBC News.

Spreading at speed with the coronavirus pandemic is an info-demic — a flood of information that makes it difficult (nearly impossible) for people consuming a myriad of information sources each day to differentiate trustworthy information vs. false or misleading information.
In today's GLOBAL HANGOUT, we explore the spread of disinformation and misinformation, who’s behind it, and what’s fueling it; we also examine whether governments around the world doing enough to fight it.


-Manlio De Domenico
Statistical Physicist, Bruno Kessler Foundation
Trento, Italy

-Marietje Schaake
International Director of Policy, Stanford Cyber Policy Center
Former Dutch MEP

-Ellie Kemp
Head of Crisis Response, Translators Without Borders
Greater Manchester, UK
-Bianca Britton
Producer, NBC Verification Unit

-Mark Valderrama
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