Fake news and Coronavirus in Israel


During the outbreak of Coronavirus, many messages with fake news appeared in the Israeli media. In this study, hundreds of rumors related to the pandemic were collected from various social media in Israel. We  are conducting a quantitative content analysis  of these rumors, to better understand  what kind of information can indicate that a message is false.


Tzud Badichi


Aviv Sharon

אילת ברעם

Ayelet Baram-Tsabari