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Monday, January 28, 2019

What Explains the Growth of Fake News?

What Explains the Growth of Fake News?

William F. Byrne
 

Recently we saw, within just a couple days, two particularly egregious cases of mainstream media journalists and commentators frenetically trumpeting dubious news stories that were quickly debunked. The first was the anonymously sourced story from Buzzfeed News claiming that hard evidence exists of Donald Trump directing his former lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress. […]

No Reciprocity: On the Papal Visit to UAE

Marek Jan Chodakiewicz
 

Pope Francis plans a pilgrimage to Arabia, a land of no reciprocity. Unlike in the West, no religious equality obtains there, and, for the most part, in practice, no religious freedom. It is doubtful that the Pontiff will be able to remedy the situation. Aside from Iraq and Yemen, which are largely outside the scope […]

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