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Trump’s “Fake News” Rhetoric Inspires Authoritarian Countries to Enact Fake News Laws

Trump continues to use the phrase “fake news” whenever confronted with reports about his and his administration’s untoward and unconventional behaviors. Journalists are concerned that while other foreign autocratic leaders are now also into using Trump’s “fake news” as their own cudgel to discredit press reports, the proliferation of real “fake news” in the U.S. […]