Political fake news: They might be a liar but they’re my liar

April 17, 2019 Off By readly




An international collaboration has investigated how people perceive politicians when they spread misinformation. The research found supporters of the politicians reduced their belief in misinformation once corrected, yet their feelings towards the political figure remained unchanged if misinformation was presented alongside an equal number of facts.

Source of this (above) article: https://phys.org/news/2019-04-political-fake-news-liar-theyre.html