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Despite Official Threats, Toxic Social Media, Journalist Sees 'A Battle We Can Win'

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While President Trump called for unity at a campaign rally in Wisconsin on Wednesday, he has also criticized the news media. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in West Virginia earlier this month. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump's Description of What's 'Fake' Is Expanding

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Fake News: An Origin Story

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After speaking at the U.S. Naval Academy's graduation and commissioning ceremony, President Trump tweeted, "To the @NavalAcademy Class of 2018, I say: We know you are up to the task. We know you will make us proud. We know that glory will be yours. Because you are WINNERS, you are WARRIORS, you are FIGHTERS, you are CHAMPIONS, and YOU will lead us to VICTORY! God Bless the U.S.A.!" Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Translated Into 'Trumptalk,' History's Famous Lines Would Look A Little Different

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The myth that vaccines cause autism has persisted, even though the facts paint an entirely different story. Renee Klahr/NPR hide caption

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When It Comes To Politics and 'Fake News,' Facts Aren't Enough

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How Russian Propaganda Spreads On Social Media

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The Ongoing Battle Between Science Teachers And Fake News

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Computer Scientists Demonstrate The Potential For Faking Video

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Storm Lake Times Editor Art Cullen stands outside his newspaper he started with his brother in 1990. The newspaper won a Pulitzer Prize this year for its editorial writing Clay Masters/IPR hide caption

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How Small Town Papers Have Kept Community Trust

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