Fake news

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

'We know what you're doing' - Theresa May accuses Vladimir Putin of spreading fake news and meddling in Western elections

'We know what you're doing' - Theresa May accuses Vladimir Putin of spreading fake news and meddling in Western elections

Theresa May accuses Vladimir Putin of spreading fake news and meddling in votes

The Prime Minister accosted the Russian President in an unprecedented move

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Iran's Foreign Minister claims America isn't telling full truth on 9/11

Iran's Foreign Minister claims America isn't telling full truth on 9/11

Iran's Foreign Minister claims America isn't telling full truth on 9/11

Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif claims Washington is attempting to 'whitewash' the role of US allies

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

'A load of covfefe' - Fake News named as word of the year by Collins

'A load of covfefe' - 'fake news' named as word of the year by Collins

'A load of covfefe' - 'fake news' named as word of the year by Collins

Many have pointed out that fake news is in fact not one, but two words

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Donald Trump has condemned all sides for Charlottesville. But here are some occasions when he wasn't so impartial

The times Donald Trump forgot to take an 'all sides' view

The US president has been vocal on many different issues and blasted numerous people over the course of his presidency

Friday, July 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Cass and Yasmeen have joined forces to create a truly awesome force

Me and Thee with Yasmeen Khan and Cass Hoe - Episode 7

Me and Thee with Yasmeen Khan and Cass Hoe - Episode 7

If you want to hear some lovely northern chat with anecdotes a-plenty then listen to this.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

'Donald Trump's speech in Poland gave a xenophobic message', says journalist

'Donald Trump's speech in Poland gave a xenophobic message', says journalist

'Donald Trump's speech in Poland gave a xenophobic message', says journalist

Columnist and author Jonathan Freedland says the location for Donald Trump's speech was well chosen as he knew he'd be cheered

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

CNN accused of 'fake news' over London Bridge video

CNN accused of 'fake news' over London Bridge video

CNN accused of 'fake news' over London Bridge video

Video of camera crew arranging a shot of several 'Muslim mums' has been circulating on Twitter, leading to some to accuse the organisation of 'faking a protest'

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Wikitribune - the plan and theory for Jimmy Wales's outlet to combat fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

Wikitribune: How Jimmy Wales plans to take the fight to fake news

The American entrepreneur's initiative to fight fake news has been officially launched with a crowdfunding intiative

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales to launch news website to fight fake news

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales to launch news website to fight fake news

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales to launch news website to fight fake news

The new website is to be called 'Wikitribune', and will be a crowdfunded news outlet which will pair professional journalists with online volunteers

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Facebook introduces new 'fake news' fact checker

Facebook introduces new 'fake news' fact checker

Facebook introduces new 'fake news' fact checker

The new feature will flag up disputed content to users

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

Comedian Katherine Ryan on fake news, Emma Watson and her new TV show 'How Did you Get So Rich?'

Comedian Katherine Ryan on fake news, Emma Watson and her new TV show 'How Did you Get So Rich?'

Comedian Katherine Ryan on fake news, Emma Watson and her new TV show

Comedian Katherine Ryan joined Jon Holmes to chat about fake news, Emma Watson and reveal more about her new TV show 'How Did You Get So Rich?'

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

China accuses foreign media of 'fabricating fake news' about torture

China accuses foreign media of 'fabricating fake news' about torture

China accuses foreign media of 'fabricating fake news' about torture

China has launched an attack on western media, claiming reports that a leading human rights lawyer was tortured by government agents are 'fake news'

Monday, February 20, 2017

Monday, February 20, 2017

Fake news, Swedish 'Terror', and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's weekend in Tweets

Fake news, 'Terror' in Sweden, and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's busy weekend on Twitter

Fake news, Swedish 'Terror', and Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump's weekend in Tweets

Donald Trump had a very busy weekend

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: leaks, Obamacare and 'fake news'

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: leaks, Obamacare and 'fake news'

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: leaks, Obamacare and 'fake news'

The President didn't make a direct reference to the high-profile resignation of Michael Flynn

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

RT talked about Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin in a full and frank interview

Russia Today hits back: People who accuse us of fake news are damaging journalism

Russia Today: People who accuse us of fake news are damaging journalism

talkRADIO spoke to RT's communications director Anna Belkina, and invited her to respond to the allegations levelled at RT over recent months.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

What Donald Trump tweeted last weekend: Japanese PM, Mexico wall, and fake news

What Donald Trump tweeted last weekend: From the Mexico wall to yet more fake news

What Donald Trump tweeted last weekend: Japanese PM, Mexico wall, and fake news

The president of the United States had a busy weekend, and he let us know all about it over Twitter

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'Richard Blumenthal is a liar, John McCain's been losing so long, and SEE YOU IN COURT'

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: Blumenthal is a liar, McCain's a loser - and SEE YOU IN COURT

What Donald Trump tweeted last night: 'SEE YOU IN COURT'

The President was dealt a major blow to his executive order yesterday by the courts, so of course it came out on Twitter

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

After Bowling Green Massacre claim, here’s some other fake news for Kellyanne Conway to invent

After Bowling Green Massacre, here’s some other fake news for Kellyanne Conway

Trump's top advisor recently claimed that two Iraqi refugees were responsible for a massacre which never happened. But why stop there?

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

'Tristram Hunt has missed the point of how to celebrate Friday the 13th', says Jon Holmes

'Tristram Hunt doesn't quite get Friday the 13th', says Jon Holmes

'Tristram Hunt doesn't quite get Friday the 13th', says Jon Holmes

Jon Holmes opened his show with a discussion about the snow, the BBC's fake news department and Labour MP Tristram Hunt resigning

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

The Queen has ruled Britain since 1952

George Galloway: I like the Queen but we need a referendum on the monarchy

George Galloway: I like the Queen but we need a referendum on the monarchy

Galloway says the principle of hereditary monarchy is ridiculous - you wouldn't expect it in any other walk of life