The rise of fake news highlights the erosion of long-standing institutional bulwarks against misinformation in the internet age. Concern over the problem is global. However, much remains unknown regarding the vulnerabilities of individuals, institutions, and society to manipulations by malicious actors. A new system of safeguards is needed.
Katherine Gordon graduated from Boston College with a B.A. in History and International Relations. She obtained a master's degree in Global Development Policy from Boston University.Last Updated: Oct 10, 2017, 3:04pm