January 20, 2017

Volume 63, Issue 20

The Chronicle Review

We are churning out entitled students with paltry knowledge and inflated egos, easy prey for propagandists.

Descriptions of the latest titles, divided by category.

What becomes of the public when truth becomes just another consumer preference?

Conspiracy theories have gone from the margins to the heart of public life.

Can democracy work if the people don’t care about the truth?

Waging war against fake news has its perils.

Why the fake-news problem means the social-network giant can no longer run away from politics.