Lies and Deceit: How Social Media Fuels Misinformation

Bhaskar Chakravorti, Dean of Global Business at The Fletcher School, explains how misinformation spreads on social media platforms and discusses the very real and, in some cases, dire consequences of this.

Dean Chakravorti also explains how certain demographics of the population may be especially vulnerable to consuming misinformation online. Listen to the iHeart Radio podcast to find out what can be done about this and how people can be kept safe from misinformation on the internet.