Mariposa Gazette

Fake news to be subject of planned event

Author of recent book to give keynote address

Donald Barclay

Fake news. Enemy of the people. Propaganda.

It almost seems unreal these terms are making headlines in the 21st century, but that’s the current climate.

“Some people don’t realize the news they get is biased,” said Mariposa County Librarian Janet Chase-Williams, referring to non-credible news sources and social media sites.

Because of that, and since the library deals daily in information, Williams decided to take the next step.

The library will be hosting a meeting...

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