Based on actual events

Yes. Cathy Young: ‘Fake news’ isn’t the problem — mainstream news with an agenda is

…most junk journalism does not take the form of outright “fake news” but of tendentious reporting that focuses on some facts while downplaying or omitting others. And here, the mainstream media are indeed often guilty of bias.

Yes.

The news should open with the disclaimer: Based on actual events. It’d be good to remind everyone that any news outlet has creative license to frame a story how they would like you to see it.

 

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