Opinion

Fake news and Covid-19: defeating misinformation in a post-truth world

A run-in with fake news February. A time before social distancing, silent cities, and closed universities. Toilet roll and spaghetti still happily line supermarket aisles. The total number of coronavirus cases in the UK has barely edged past a dozen. And the official line from Downing Street remains one of attentive personal hygiene. All these Read More…

Opinion

America First: immigration in Central America and why Trump’s policy isn’t working

“…And the migrant situation has got so out of control over the last few years that they really should build a wall along the southern border.” It’s a soundbite familiar to many, and with the American presidential election drawing close, one that will almost certainly be heard countless times again. What might come as a Read More…