An “Epidemic” of Fake News a Century Ago — Defining Inuit art — Library and Archives Canada Blog

Vaccines work. Yet vaccination opponents have long questioned their effectiveness, in spite of overwhelming evidence. A century-old pamphlet in Library and Archives Canada’s (LAC) collection illustrates how unreliable sources, deliberate misinformation and outrageous conspiracy theories have been used to promote vaccine hesitancy. Reading historical anti-vaccination propaganda with a critical eye can serve as an “inoculation” against misinformation today.

An “Epidemic” of Fake News a Century Ago

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1 Response to An “Epidemic” of Fake News a Century Ago — Defining Inuit art — Library and Archives Canada Blog

  1. Suzassippi says:

    Interesting…and not at all unexpected. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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