The Battle for Truth vs. ‘Fake News’

In this one-minute video, Denzel Washington lays out the case for truth vs. ‘fake news’, including:

“If you don’t read the newspaper you’re uninformed. If you do read it, you’re misinformed.”

And on the effects of “too much information” with the explosion of media outlets and social media: “One of the effects is the need to be first, not even to be true anymore.”

Watch here:

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