New Video: Disinformation Explained

Disinformation is growing. By learning what it is, how to recognize it, and how to prevent it from spreading, we can stop disinformation from doing harm.

This video, 113th title, is now available in the Common Craft video library.

Watch it in full for a limited time.

What it Teaches:

This video illustrates the danger of disinformation, with a story of one community's use of a disinformation campaign to cause a rival community to vote against their own interests. It teaches:

  • Why disinformation can work as a strategy
  • Why disinformation is destructive and harmful to society
  • How to recognize disinformation
  • How to prevent disinformation from spreading

Watch the Video

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