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Ellen Crooke

TEGNA Trains Journalists to Combat Disinformation in 2020

Expands News Fact-Checking Initiative Verify TEGNA Inc. announced that it will be training all of its journalists to combat disinformation in 2020 working with First Draft, a global nonprofit that supports journalists, academics and technologists working to address trust and truth in the digital age. First Draft will train TEGNA’s journalists across the company’s 49 newsrooms to identify false information online to help audiences distinguish between accurate and inaccurate information and become better informed digital…