SRL participates in MediaWise PSA for International Fact Checking Day

You might feel scared or confused about what is actually happening with the coronavirus. You are probably reading a lot of conflicting information online. One thing we can all do right now to help each other is to stop spreading misinformation. It creates more panic and we are all stressed out enough as it is…

Watch this PSA video that Poynter’s MediaWise team put together for International Fact-Checking Day with the help of our all-star group of MediaWise Ambassadors — best-selling author and YouTuber John Green, “NBC Nightly News” anchor Lester Holt, YouTubers Ingrid NilsenDestin Sandlin (of Smarter Every Day) and Tyler Oakley, Snapchat’s “Good Luck America” host Peter Hamby and NBC News correspondent and “Stay Tuned” cohost Savannah Sellers, “PBS NewsHour Weekend” anchor and correspondent Hari Sreenivasan and PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs journalist Victoria Hodge.

Read the entire post from MediaWise’s Katy Byron here.