Media and Communication Studies

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Moving the Conversation Beyond Trump and Facebook: Characteristics of Information Disorder in a Global Context

Claire Wardle is currently a resident TED Fellow exploring the challenges associated with trust and truth in the digital age.

She is also executive chair of First Draft, a nonprofit organization that undertakes experimental collaborative journalism projects around the world. She is one of the world’s experts on user generated content, and has led two substantial research projects investigating how it is handled by news organizations.