PsyPost: Study finds that 30% of people subscribed to a fact-checking newsletter have recently shared misinformation

PsyPost: Study finds that 30% of people subscribed to a fact-checking newsletter have recently shared misinformation. “New findings published in PLOS One suggest that even people who are highly concerned about fake news are susceptible to sharing it. Among a sample of individuals who were subscribed to a COVID-19-related fact-checking newsletter, about 30% had shared debunked information at least five times in the past 3 months.”

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