Stuttgart (dpa / lsw) - With information on the subject of fake news and also with references to “Wahl-O-Mat”, the youth portal “Handysektor” wants to offer an overview of the upcoming state and federal elections.

As the State Office for Communication (LFK), the operator of the portal, announced on Wednesday, they want to encourage young people to get involved politically in this way.

For example, the portal offers an overview of the political information offered by traditional and social media.

In this way, young people are to be supported in keeping an overview despite the diversity on the Internet and not falling for false information.

That is why the offer from "Handysektor" is also about recognizing and classifying fake news.


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