Articles by Samy Amanatullah

April 19, 2021

Poisoning-the-Well Narratives

How poisoning the well can insulate a politician from governmental oversight and media scrutiny.

By Nicholas Jaramillo and Samy Amanatullah
Published: April 19, 2021

November 12, 2020

Offering False Dichotomy Solutions

Full coverage of the final presidential debate of 2020, between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.

By Michael Gordon and Samy Amanatullah
Published: November 12, 2020

August 18, 2020

Weaponizing Fake News

Dr. Nolan Higdon discusses hyper-partisanship, sensationalism in the media, and the weaponizing of "fake news."

By Lauren Shields and Samy Amanatullah
Published: August 18, 2020

December 17, 2019

The Collective Toll of Fake News

Dr. Gordon Pennycook discusses the perils of lazy thinking and the collective toll fake news takes on our ability to decipher truth.

By Samy Amanatullah
Published: December 17, 2019