The term “fake news” was originally coined to describe fictitious articles — sometimes by Russians — to stoke political divisions among us. However, President Trump uses the term to attack stories he dislikes. Author and producer Katie Sherrod discussed this topic in this week’s My Voice, My Opinion.
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