Disinformation Experts, Security Officials Urge Media Literacy

newsy: Sasha Ingber


Experts say more time at home because of coronavirus restrictions has contributed to a 'dis-infoverse.


"It was almost like a drug, to be honest," Jitarth Jadeja, an ex-QAnon follower, told Newsy. Starting with fake COVID causes, cures, and the mainstreaming of the conspiracy theory QAnon online, 2020 was a year people fell down rabbit holes and entered the realm of the surreal.


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