Must Reads in Media & Technology: Dec. 19

    by Kelly O'Mara
    December 19, 2016

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    1. Fake News is a Convenient Scapegoat, But the Big 2016 Problem Was the Real News (Matthew Yglesias / Vox)
    2. Why Facebook’s Fake News Measures Won’t Stamp Out Imposter Publishers (Lucia Moses / Digiday)
    3. The First Reply to a Trump Tweet Is Prime Media Space (Adrienne LaFrance / The Atlantic)
    4. Now You Can Fact-Check Trump’s Tweets — In the Tweets Themselves (Philip Bump / Washington Post)
    5. Preaching the Gospel of Diversity, But Not Following It (Liz Spayd / New York Times)
    6. Ethics in Stunt Journalism (Leah Finnegan / The Outline)

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