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Fake news is ‘killing democracy’ in Germany

Annalena Baerbock, co-leader of Germany's Green Party and top candidate in the upcoming national election in September, at the party's online congress in Berlin on June 10, 2021 © Getty

Is teaching media literacy the best solution? Yesterday, a new report found that Germany is the latest state to come under attack by fake news – and some worry democracy is at risk.