How fake news effect the political dialogue

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Nowadays social media has become a big part of everyone’s life and Twitter especially has become a big platform where people share their opinion and thoughts but most of the time fake news are spread all over it.

As fake news is being spread all over the platform and made it go viral this engage loads of political dialogue as in 2016 USA Election social media had a big impact in whom people thought they should be voting.

However not only people’s opinion had an impact, but fake news spread on social media also had a big impact on the election.

In fact, during the 2016 Election, the two candidates have used twitter so many times to spread their opinion and to report fake news. Also, whenever they would have a debate or a conference, the press would always ask about fake news around the social media.

Social media don’t verify facts which that engage political dialogue as politicians defend themselves with evidence social media may not provide.