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Post-Truth Reader Articles



Archer, Graeme. “Don’t Trust Third Parties or Courts or Fact-Checkers to Give Voters the ‘Truth’. They’re All Puppet Masters.” UnHerd. January 12, 2018. 


 Becker, Jo. “The Global Machine Behind the Rise of Far-Right Nationalism.” New York Times, August 10, 2019. 


Beer, David. “Algorithms as the villains and heroes of the ‘post-truth’ era.” A Medium Corporation, January 2, 2017. 


Brooks, David. “Opinion | How We Destroy Lives Today.” The New York Times, January 22, 2019, sec. Opinion. 


Cadwalladr, Carole. “The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked.” The Guardian, May 7, 2017. 


Chiu, Allyson. “Trump lashes out after New York Times amends ‘bad’ headline about his response to mass shootings.” Washington Post, August 7, 2019. 


Cohen, Roger. “An Era Without a Name.” New York Times, December 3, 2018.


Glasser, Susan. “Covering Politics in a ‘Post-Truth’ America.” Brookings Institute, December 2, 2016. 


Kessler, Glenn, Salvador Rizzo and Meg Kelly. “President Trump has made 9,014 false or misleading claims over 773 days.” Washington Post, March 4, 2019. 


Qiu, Linda. “Deciphering the Patterns in Trump’s Falsehoods.” The New York Times, January 4, 2019, sec.  


Samuels, Nadine Ajaka, Glenn Kessler, and Elyse. “The Washington Post’s Guide to Manipulated Video.” Washington Post.


Warzel, Charlie. “Epstein Suicide Conspiracies Show How Our Information System is Poisoned,” New York Times, August 11, 2019.