It will take more than NewsGuard’s team of journalists to s…

A battle between fact and fake news is currently playing out on social media and search engines. Foreign and stateside actors alike are using disinformation to sway American politics and to swiftly sow discord and even violence — continued Russian interference in elections, deaths in India and Myanmar, hateful rhetoric in America. Fake news — […]

Publishers call for 1,500 new public interest journalists

A group of regional publishers is urging the government to back a major expansion in the number of ‘public interest journalists,’ arguing that more than 1,500 will be needed to ensure all courts and councils are covered. Dame Frances Cairncross, left, is due to present her report this week on how to fund and sustain […]