The Toronto Star is blaming politicians and Big Tech for fake news.
They are not taking it seriously, according to them.
This is the newspaper that told us the fake dangers of Gardasil and pushed a fake cancer victim who was fake robbed on readers until people clued them in.
I wrote the book on journalism’s penchant on spewing fake news way back in 2005, long before it was a thing.
This omission is deliberate: they always try to position themselves as truth-tellers, which is a lie. They never bother to do basic research, and all sorts of vested interests push their agendas through them…which is itself fake news.
The narrative never changes, even if journalism collapsed and never managed to rise from the dead…