Pledge to share
“I pledge to support democracy, fight disinformation and check who and what is behind a news story before sharing it on social media.”
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How Do You Know Which News Stories You Can Trust?
One of the best ways to figure out if information is accurate is to consider its source, the journalist or organization behind the story. Below are the Trust Project Indicators to help you decide whether you should trust the source.
The 8 Trust Indicators
Click the plus sign (+) below to learn more about each indicator.
We invite you to join us in the fight to protect democracy against disinformation.
- Take the Pledge on this page to share Trusted Journalism.
- Share the Campaign videos and/or graphics with your family, friends and communities.
Our thanks to The Economist Educational Foundation for developing this news literacy resource.
Learn more about the 8 Trust Indicators and The Trust Project.