As a whole, Americans believe that fake news is also a bigger problem for the country than racism, illegal immigration, terrorism, and sexism.
Americans who say fake news is a ?very big problem? outnumber those who say the same about ?climate change,? according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center.
?Many Americans say the creation and spread of made-up news and information is causing significant harm to the nation and needs to be stopped,? the survey revealed, with a full fifty percent of the population describing it as a very big problem as opposed to 46 percent who say the same of climate change.
U.S. adults believe that the majority of the content of made-up news and information falls into two major categories: politics/elections (73 percent) and entertainment/celebrities (61 percent), Pew revealed.
A bulk of Americans sense…
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