In general, fake news refers to the spreading of false information based on non-existent or distorted data which is meant to deceive and manipulate the reader, on digital online platforms or in the traditional media. In order to Counter Fake news more effectively, the Roman Catholic Archdiocese has launched a Counter Fake News microsite where people can:
- Learn more about countering fake news and how damaging it can be.
- Get first-hand information.
- Be familiar with the 2 step process on what to do when they recieved fake news.