Recognizing MisInformation and Interpreting “News”
Mary Ann Wallis, our OBVTA secretary, spent more than 40 years in the news media business in New York and New Jersey. She has taught, and continues to teach, journalism. She is currently preparing a summer course for high school students that will be teaching them about ‘How to Spot Misinformation,’.
At the request of the OBVTA board, and as a service to all of you, below are her tips and recommendations for Recognizing and Countering Disinformation: