Arab American Café

The COVID misinformation: a danger that must stop – In Arabic

July 28, 2021 Ahlan Season 2 Episode 12
Arab American Café
The COVID misinformation: a danger that must stop – In Arabic
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Arab American Café
The COVID misinformation: a danger that must stop – In Arabic
Jul 28, 2021 Season 2 Episode 12
Ahlan

When it comes to COVID-19, the pandemic has been characterized by a persistent stream of misinformation to the public on everything from the origin of the virus and the use of masks to the utility of social distancing, and even the benefit of vaccines. The proliferation of misinformation on social media platforms in some instances was faster than the spread of the virus itself.
In this episode, Hassan talks about the misinformation, explaining where it has been propagating, why it has traction, how it goes “viral” and what we know about the culprits behind it.

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Show Notes

When it comes to COVID-19, the pandemic has been characterized by a persistent stream of misinformation to the public on everything from the origin of the virus and the use of masks to the utility of social distancing, and even the benefit of vaccines. The proliferation of misinformation on social media platforms in some instances was faster than the spread of the virus itself.
In this episode, Hassan talks about the misinformation, explaining where it has been propagating, why it has traction, how it goes “viral” and what we know about the culprits behind it.

Please support our work by subscribing and sharing this podcast. You can send us an email to podcasts@ArabAmericanCafe.com, or connect with us on twitter @AACafepodcasts