1880NLINE / Fighting Fake News during COVID-19 with Jimmy Wales, Co-Founder of Wikipedia

By May 15, 2020 No Comments
Besides the coronavirus, we are concurrently fighting another viral threat—fake news. This ‘infodemic’ of misinformation ranges from conspiracy theories about the origins of the virus to unproven treatments that have caused fatalities. How do we tackle the internet deception?

Wikipedia has become the go-to source for COVID-19-related information, safeguarded by a group of healthcare content editors called Wikimedia Medicine. Join Jimmy Wales, co-founder of Wikipedia and one of TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World as 1880 member and Wildtype Media Group CEO Juliana Chan chats with him.

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