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Update on the fake article in Free Press Journal

fake journalism by Free Press journal

Here is what is going on with the fake article about emotional distress helplines that Free Press Journal. There are mixed messages galore. After some attempt to fob off the fake reporting as the helplines giving quotes and then denying later, the reporter admitted that she had no proof of the interviews whatsoever. And it …

Fake Valentines Day reporting at Free Press Journal

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Free Press Journal has published a story claiming that mental care helplines got increased calls in the week leading to Valentines Day. The article claims that mental health helplines are getting 20-25 calls per day from the heart broken and lonely and goes on to describe such calls and quote authoritative sources. The glitch? At …