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. Author: Dr. Oul Han, Postdoc Researcher at University of Koblenz and Landau Misinformation, disinformation, and post-truth facts (varyingly called “lies”, “fake...
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? Authors:  Allan LEONARD, Alan MEBAN, and Orna YOUNG – FactCheckNI The Oxford Dictionary describes fact-checking as a process seeking to “investigate (an issue) in order to verify the facts”. However, while...
Co-Inform project kicks off

Co-Inform project kicks off

Blog Horizon 2020 Co-Inform project kicks off Author: Francesca Zuccotti, Digital Marketing & Communications Manager at Scytl Co-Inform is a EU-funded project involving top universities, a research centre, a fact-checking organization, and SMEs in 7 European...