Senate fake news hearing - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Senate fake news hearing

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WATCH: 'Fake news' and the dilemma it has created

Jan 26, 2018 - 8:57 PM

UP professor Clarissa David explains the spread of disinformation and misinformation on social media, its impact online and offline, and the steps we can take to address it

DILEMMA OF 'FAKE NEWS'. UP professor Clarissa David talks about the dilemma brought by fake news. Screengrab from Rappler video

Mocha Uson admits she has 'staff' for her 'personal' blog

Oct 06, 2017 - 11:18 AM

This comes as the Duterte administration is accused of funding propaganda bloggers, such as Mocha Uson, to spread fake news and sway public opinion

CONTROVERSIAL BLOGGER. Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson attends a Senate hearing on October 4, 2017, that tackled fake news. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Mocha runs blog on her own? Why was it 'live' as she spoke?

Oct 05, 2017 - 7:56 PM

On Facebook, Mocha Uson Blog rebroadcasts video from PTV while Uson – who claims that she alone handles her blog – is seated in a 5-hour Senate hearing on fake news

FACEBOOK LIVE. Mocha Uson Blog rebroadcasts video from state-run PTV while its owner, Mocha Uson, is seated in a 5-hour Senate hearing on October 4, 2017. Screenshot from Mocha Uson Blog