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Fake News / Evaluating Online Information

Play Factitious

See how easily you can identify fake news with Factitious, the viral fake news game developed at American University.


Play the Bad News Game

Misinformation can have a dangerous impact on society. See how easy it is to create and spread fake news! Spread conspiracies and create an army of trolls by playing the BAD NEWS game. 

Fake News

Create Fake Headlines

kanye west fake headline

NOT!  But at first glance the headline looks pretty realistic doesn't it?  It's pretty easy to generate a fake news headline or meme thanks to Photoshop and online meme generators.

Try breaking your own news to see how easy it is!