Finland is winning the war on fake news. What it’s learned may be crucial to Western democracy


As the trolling ramped up in 2015, President Sauli Niinisto called on every Finn to take responsibility for the fight against false information. A year later, Finland brought in American experts to advise officials. The education system was also reformed to emphasize critical thinking. “The first line of defense is the kindergarten teacher’.

SOURCE: CNN (special report)