PBS NewsHour

How 2020 candidates are grappling with online disinformation

Clip: 01/03/2020 | 4m 23s

As the 2020 presidential campaign heats up, candidates are facing an unprecedented challenge: the growing scale and variety of disinformation online. John Yang reports on the difficulty of verifying that content is authentic and not manipulated -- especially when it has been shared by a public figure.

Aired: 01/03/20

Rating: NR

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