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Behavior

Trust in ‘Gut Instinct’ Linked to Belief in Fake News

Political bias has been shown to influence a person’s view of the truth, but new research suggests people who trust their instincts are more likely to believe false information.

Published On 09/22/2017
5:00 PM EDT
Kelly Garrett