Authored by Philip Weiss via MondoWeiss.net,
Almost every day on public radio or public television, I hear reports about how fake news is undermining our democracy.
These high-minded reporters and anchors seem truly to believe that a feverish menace is overwhelming the minds of once-sensible people.
This story is itself fake news for several obvious reasons.
We’ve never had more good information than we have now; people are as well-informed as they want to be. There will always be...