Japan newspapers vow to fight ‘fake news’

Amid the continuing dissemination of inaccurate and distorted information, the 70th National Newspaper Convention adopted a resolution pledging that newspapers will “contribute to people living safely and with peace of mind, and aim to realise a free and peaceful society, through free speech and a free press.”

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Food bank bill ‘consumed’ by fake news, Bam Aquino laments

Food bank bill ‘consumed’ by fake news, Bam Aquino laments

The “Zero Food Waste bill” is yet another casualty of fake news, Senator Bam Aquino said on Sunday as he lamented some dubious blogs which falsely branded the bill as meant to serve leftover food to the poor.

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