Learn to fight false information before it affects your organization.
As a professional communicator your ability to identify disinformation, misinformation and mal-information and to prevent propaganda from impacting your organization is critical to your ability to be successful. What should you do if false information is spread deliberately about your company? How should you react if your colleague makes a false statement with business implications?
Build your expertise and knowledge on this critical subject matter and learn more about the spread of false information and how you can help combat it.
Combatting Disinformation as Student Leaders
Elizabeth Marsh, Assistant Professor, FIU
The Disinformation Disaster – PR Unites To Pre-bunk And Fight The Threats To Lives And Democracy
Disinfecting Disinformation: How Public Relations Can Push Back Against Dirty Disinformation
Provided by: San Diego State University, School of Journalism & Media Studies
Jennifer Bowman from inewsource moderated a webinar about how vulnerable populations have been targeted by disinformation and can work to protect themselves. The discussion was with The San Diego Union-Tribune’s Lauren Mapp and Ivy Le from the Texas Civil Rights Project.
Arturo Garcia talked to Debra Bass, Alan Bush & Shyla Nott. They talked about how social media news production works and gave tips for combatting disinformation online.
Luis Cruz from The San Diego Union-Tribune moderated a webinar discussing local news case studies of disinformation, highlighted by
Kristina Davis, Andrew Dyer and Charles Clark.