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News Literacy

How do you consume news and stay informed? How do you know if a story is true or false? Use this guide for tips to analyze the news that you see, read, or hear.

Where Do Americans Get Their News?


Mitchell, Amy, Jeffrey Gottfried, Jocelyn Kiley, and Katerina E. Matsa. "Political Polarization & Media Habits." Pew Research Center for Journalism & Media, edited by Amy Mitchell, Pew Research Center, 21 Oct. 2014,

Resources to Help Evaluate Bias

Organizations That Monitor Media Bias