CERG Description

The goal of the Civic Engagement Research Group (CERG) is to provide an evidence base that informs the design of policies and programs that promote the development of citizens for an effective, just, and humane democratic society.

Fake Think Tanks Fuel Fake News - And The President's Tweets

Fake news isn't just Macedonian teenagers or internet trolls. A long standing network of bogus "think tanks" raise disinformation to a pseudoscience, and their studies pull quotes and flashy stats that become the "evidence" driving viral, fact-free stories.

Publication Date: 
August 16, 2017