Social media’s awareness of news

Julia Hazel

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It only takes one click, swipe or tap to share, retweet or post information on social media.

After gunman Steve Stephens posted the shooting and killing of Cleveland Robert Godwin Sr. to Facebook, people began commenting and sharing posts — some of which were fake news.  
 
The Kent Stater and TV2 urge students to seek awareness on real and fake news in situations like these. 
 
Julia Hazel is a TV2 reporter, contact her at [email protected]