As Thanksgiving nears, health officials warn the public to celebrate at home and avoid social gatherings.
But the trepidation over discussing politics during Thanksgiving remains, as you can still feast with family over Zoom. And with COVID-19, that political divide has spread to science.
So, while you’re around the virtual table, we have a few tips for combating misinformation complicating the response to COVID-19.
Will Cushman is an associate editor at WisContext and he recently published a piece that takes a look at viral misinformation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
He spoke with WORT producer Jonah Chester about the COVID-19 “infodemic” earlier today.
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