Support Real News – Additional Resources

Support Real News – Additional Resources

Below is a selection of blog posts from the News Media Alliance on Support Real News topics, a list of other Real News initiatives being led by major national news outlets, and other resources from news media outlets, including articles and videos.

Interactive Resources
Editorial Resources
Other Initiatives
Other Resources


Fake News Quiz

Share our fake news quiz with readers on social media or on your own website. The quiz can be linked to here or you can embed
the quiz on your own website by using the code provided.


Journalists’ Tips for Avoiding Fake News

The Best SOURCE for Real News? Quality Journalists.

Combating Fake News Through Community Outreach

The News Diet: Nutritious, Balanced and Real” Op-Ed Column by David Chavern, President & CEO, News Media Alliance (October 2, 2017)

“Support Real News” Op-Ed Column by David Chavern, President & CEO, News Media Alliance

The Three S’s of Fake News

Not Enemy of the People, Just Doing Our Jobs

Fake News: The Growing Phenomenon

Fighting Fake News

The Business of News in a Trump Presidency

When in Doubt, Blame the  News Media


Associated Press – Not Real News  weekly roundup

Wall Street Journal – The Faces of Real News short films

Dana Mattioli, M&A Reporter
John Carreyrou, Investigative Reporter

New York Times – The New York Times to Launch Brand Campaign on the Search for Truth and the Importance of Independent Journalism 
The Truth is More Important Now Than Ever (video)


Watch New York Times journalists talk about how they cover the news around the world.

(Video credit: The New York Times.)

Watch Los Angeles Times Columnist Patt Morrison talk about the role of journalists in ensuring a healthy democracy:

(Video credit: The Los Angeles Times.)

Baltimore Sun – Your Own Facts

Orlando Sentinel – Read Skeptically to Avoid Getting Fooled by Fake News 

LA Times –

Who’s to Blame for Fake news?

Want to Keep Fake News Out of Your Newsfeed? College Professor Creates List of Sites to Avoid

Inside a Long Beach Web Operation That Makes up Stories About Trump and Clinton: What They Do for Clicks and Cash

Having Google and Facebook Censor Content is No Way to Stop Fake News

Quartz – Bill Gates: “If anybody says we don’t need the media, that’s a little scary”

Wall Street Journal – Most Students Don’t Know When News Is Fake, Stanford Study Finds


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