The hashtag #iegūglēpirmscepies (Google Before Fuming!) has outlived the original project and has become a slogan that is often used to encourage others to check the accuracy of viral social media stories. The initial campaign, launched by the BCME in collaboration with the Latvian Journalists’ Association and the Re:Baltica Centre for Investigative Journalism, explained the basics of fact-checking by unmasking a series of fake stories featuring local celebrities.
Discussion “Journalist in the Lie Lie Land”
Challenges to quality journalism in the post-truth era
A needs-assessment forum
“Empowering Quality Russian-Language Journalism in the Baltics”, a needs- assessment forum
Living with Trump
A public discussion at the Lampa conversation festival