April 01, 2020
Coronavirus: The Infodemic?
The French-American Foundation hosted a Zoom webinar on fake news and COVID-19 titled Coronavirus: The Infodemic? on April 1 at 12:30pm ET.
The event featured guest speaker Chine Labbe, Senior Editor – France at NewsGuard Technologies & member of the Transatlantic Forum, and moderator Emmanuel Saint-Martin, CEO & Founder of French Morning and Correspondent at France 24.
Chine Labbe: Chine Labbe is a Senior Editor for France at NewsGuard. She is also the host and producer of Good Code, a podcast on ethics in the digital world created in collaboration with Cornell Tech’s Digital Life Initiative.
Emmanuel Saint-Martin: He moved to New York in 2004 to follow his wife who worked at the United Nations. In 2006 he started to work as New York and UN correspondent for France 24, a news channel. A few months later, he founded French Morning as a “side project”. Since the, it has become the first webmagazine for the French American community, with 6 editions in the US.