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Learn To Discern: Citizen Media Literacy in Ukraine and Beyond (9-minute version)

Learn To Discern: Citizen Media Literacy in Ukraine and Beyond (9-minute version)

Most people really can’t tell fake from real, fabricated stories, the fake news phenomenon has hit Canada, fake news about Qatar, flood Germany with disinformation and fake news, Russian propaganda, fake news, censorship, manipulation, fake news Disinformation hurts and compromises democracy because it pollutes the information space to such an extent that people can’t tell …

Society’s Sweet Tooth… the Brain’s Response to Sugar | Amanda Maracle | TEDxQueensU

Translator: Mirjana Čutura Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs I’d like to start off by telling you a story. It’s about a woman named Barbara. Now, unfortunately for Barbara, when she was young, unhealthy habits were modeled at home. And several of her close relatives struggled with a very specific type of disorder. As Barbara got older, she …