The elite media has a new plan. If people don’t buy into the propaganda that they put out on a regular basis, research suggests that more fake news will help.
For example, an overwhelming 97% of scientists agree that climate change is real and that human activity is responsible. But only 27% of U.S. adults realize there is such widespread agreement, according to a recent Pew Research Center report.
The scientific consensus on climate change gets diluted as the public sorts between real news (meaning the elite media’s news) and those that question it….facts and alternative facts. Misinformation can spread like a virus.
But just like a virus, it may be possible to “vaccinate” people against the effects of fake news, according to a new study in the journal Global Challenges.
In other words…give the public more fake news.
Read the whole story in the LA Times