Category: election coverage

Since Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States, media professionals remain in shock over how that could have happened when so many polls predicted otherwise. Discussions have sprung up about the role of news reports (real and fake) that circulated before the election and the social platforms on which they’ve been shared. The World Editors Forum reached out to Claire Wardle, Research Director at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism, to help make sense of everything and figure out how to move forward.

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