Trying to figure out if a story is real or fake? These questions can help you get to the bottom of things.
Questions developed by Jennifer Freer and Lara Nicosia
On January 26th, the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Company) broadcast a reflective story which gave an overview of misinformation surrounding the coronavirus outbreak. The story includes examples of information spreading on social media that cannot be verified, a comparison of media during the SARS outbreak, a discussion with a medical professional and the complications of global communications.