November 24, 2021 (PRLEAP.COM) Media News
“These days, disinformation is a world possibility to each and every democracy and Public Properly being,” says the disinformation consciousness recommend, Media Literacy coach and initiator of #DisinfoDay, Dietmar Pichler (Twitter @dietmarpichler1).
The co-founder of the Heart for Digital Media Literacy (zentrumsocialmedia.com), and political advisor at Unlimited Democracy (unlimiteddemocracy.com); sees Media Literacy as most seemingly the greatest “vaccine” towards disinformation: “I’m very at ease that we’re proclaiming the first Worldwide Disinformation Awareness Day on November 27th below the umbrella of Unlimited Democracy in stammer to raise consciousness of this extraordinarily necessary remark.”
What is Disinformation?
Disinformation is spurious knowledge, created with the intent to wound a particular community, nation, particular person or organization, whereas Misinformation is unintentionally unfold spurious knowledge, each and every now and then initiated by a misunderstanding.
Unlimited Democracy founder Anna Pattermann (Twitter @PattermannAnna):
“The establish disinformation dominates, democracy comes below rigidity. We accept as true with now to attain one thing about it and for the time being is one other large step in the protection of democracy, which is a a quantity of downside of mine as a Ukrainian.”
We are not ready to cease this phenomenon fully, nonetheless our joint effort have to be to rental the difficulty as genuine as we can and Media Literacy is the final be conscious defensive weapon in this “knowledge war”.