Fake News in U.S. Election? Elsewhere, That’s Nothing New

Resource Author:  PAUL MOZUR and MARK SCOTT
Resource Date:  11/17/2016
Resource Name:  New York Times
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HONG KONG — Facebook rumors force a well-known politician to publish proof of his heritage. Fake images show a prominent female leader in a hangman’s noose. A politician’s aide decries violent crime with a Facebook photo of a girl’s corpse — an image that turns out to come from another country.