The Truth and Lies Issue
What Facebook Is Getting Wrong in the Fight Against Fake News
Brooke Binkowski spends her days in search of the misinformation and propaganda that have infected digital media. We caught up with her to talk Facebook and fact-checking.
Snopes Says it Needs to Raise $500k to Stay in Business
It had to start a GoFundMe campaign.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Google Just Added Fact Checks to Your Search Results
The search engine's latest feature aims to crack down on fake news.
No, Starbucks Juice Drinks Aren't Full of Poison
It’s 2017, so even your juice can be tainted by fake news.
The VICE Morning Bulletin
Obama vows retaliation for Russian election hacking, the Syrian government suspends the evacuation of Aleppo, Trump's new Israeli ambassador wants to move the embassy to Jerusalem, and more.
Relax, No One Is Trying to Feed Your Children Ice Cream Laced with Chloroform
The article starts by saying that there are, “recent reports of ice-cream trucks putting Chloroform inside in (sic) the ice-cream in USA,” It goes on to baselessly claim that there have been multiple cases recently of ice cream truck drivers attempting...
Is This Guy Actually Doing Cocaine on the London Tube? Or Is the Video Fake?
"The Wolf of London Underground" shot to internet fame this morning after a video surfaced appearing to show him doing coke on the tube. But is it real?
True Rumors Are More Viral Than Idiotic Lies, Facebook Study Finds
But not by much.