Voting in USA

Podcast Episode 35: Fake News and the US Election

On the latest episode of GrantTree’s innovation podcast, What Comes Next?…

Fake news dominated the contentious 2016 US election. But will it sway the 2020 contest between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden?

Amy, Kweku and Rob sit down with Lyric Jain, founder of fact-checking app Logically, and Dr Marcus Funk, associate professor of mass communication at Sam Houston State University, to discuss how misinformation has mutated in the age of COVID.