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What's Black and White and Re-Tweeted All Over?

Teaching news literacy in a digital age

Christophe Vorlet for The Chronicle Review

February 05, 2012 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

It was Week Six in the news-literacy course at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, on Long Island, and the students were in near-revolt.

Their homework had been to watch three YouTube videos from the Iraq war and identify in which "news...

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