How Le Monde is taking on fake news

Fake news has become an online pestilence, and Le Monde wants to bust it wide open. That’s why the French newspaper’s 13-person fact-checking unit Les Décodeurs has been quietly developing a way to automate how to root out false news, at scale. Samuel Laurent, who heads up the Le Décodeurs division, is no stranger to false news, having already debunked several major hoaxes sur ...Read the full article