The impact of half-truths, hoaxes and misleading information can be life-threatening, ranging from the misapplication of funds and poor policymaking to misdiagnosis and even violence and death. Misinformation can spread quickly – often faster than facts. These problems pre-date the internet and social media, but the accessibility of technology and the rise of social media […]
Media Hack Collective (MHC) has focused on several national and local governance issues over the years including a regular review and comparison of the State of the Nation Addresses by the sitting president. Examples: What are the president’s priorities? (2021), Six State of the Nation Addresses and 10 years of President Zuma SONAs). MHC has […]
Learn more about the recent report published by the Centre for Social Development in Africa.