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A person browses through media websites on a computer in Singapore on May 30, 2013.  Singapore's official media watchdog on May 30 refuted claims by online critics that a new rule requiring news websites to obtain licences was aimed at stifling Internet freedom.     AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN        (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)
A person browses through media websites on a computer in Singapore on May 30, 2013.  Singapore's official media watchdog on May 30 refuted claims by online critics that a new rule requiring news websites to obtain licences was aimed at stifling Internet freedom.     AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN        (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

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Brian Stelter's essay about the perils of "fake news:" He says it breeds confusion, and people in power benefit from confusion, so "refuse to be confused."

Essay: A new age of information warfare

Brian Stelter's essay about the perils of "fake news:" He says it breeds confusion, and people in power benefit from confusion, so "refuse to be confused."