Why do people trust emotions more than facts?

Why do people trust emotions more than facts?

Blog Why do people trust emotions more than facts? Misinformation and Politics in the Post-Truth era. Misinformation, disinformation, and post-truth facts (varyingly called “lies”, “fake news”, and everything in between) are worrisome: their creeping existence is...
Co-Inform team gathers in Stockholm.

Co-Inform team gathers in Stockholm.

Blog Co-Inform team gathers in Stockholm. On December 4th and 5th 2018, Co-Inform multidisciplinary Consortium gathered in Stockholm to track the progress of the project and to define a common methodology for the workshops taking place in early 2019....
What is fact-checking and why is it important?

What is fact-checking and why is it important?

Blog What is fact-checking and why is it important? The Oxford Dictionary describes fact-checking as a process seeking to “investigate (an issue) in order to verify the facts”. However, while instructive, this necessarily concise definition is limited in its...