Dialogue, media literacy needed to tackle hatred, fake news: experts

Dialogue, media literacy needed to tackle hatred, fake news: experts … expressing their aspirations through diverse media, especially social media.


Dialogue among different cultures and faiths as well as media literacy programs for the public are needed to resolve the current challenges of freedom of expression, such as hate speech, fake news and hoaxes, experts have said.

Speaking at the Global Inter Media Dialogue Conference on Monday, communications expert from the University of Indonesia (UI), Ade Armando, said conservative Muslim groups were enjoying freedom and expressing their aspirations through diverse media, especially social media.

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