A quick guide to avoiding hoaxes and false news about Dorian (or any other hurricane) — Poynter

On Wednesday, Hurricane Dorian was approaching Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands as a category 1 storm. American meteorologists forecasted it would become a category 2 and hit Florida a few days later. Just like any other life-threating natural phenomenon, strong winds are usually felt on social media long before they really affect people’s life.…

via A quick guide to avoiding hoaxes and false news about Dorian (or any other hurricane) — Poynter

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