Nieman Foundation at Harvard
Yes, deepfakes can make people believe in misinformation — but no more than less-hyped ways of lying
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Articles by Eric Freedman

Eric Freedman is a professor of journalism and chair of the Knight Center for Environmental Journalism at Michigan State University.
Including “fake news” spreading on Facebook.
“In both wealthy and developing countries, journalists covering these issues find themselves in the cross-hairs. Most survive, but many undergo severe trauma, with profound effects on their careers.”