The ethics of misinformation

What is misinformation?


Even before the COVID-19 pandemic began, 'misinformation' was Dictionary.com's word of the year in 2018. TDF Ethics Scholar Dr. Julie Ponesse discusses what 'misinformation' really means. This video goes into the history and origin of the word, plus Dr. Ponesse explains how people use the label 'misinformer' to silence and discredit one another.

Dr. Julie Ponesse

Dr. Julie Ponesse


Dr. Julie Ponesse is the Ethics Scholar for The Democracy Fund and author of the new book: My Choice: The Ethical Case Against Covid19 Vaccine Mandates. Dr. Ponesse's focus is on educating Canadians about civil liberties.

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