Topic: covid19 fact check
COVID-19 is worse than a bad flu season, despite online claims to the contrary
A widely shared meme claims the COVID-19 death rate without a vaccine is lower than the flu death rate with a vaccine, but that assertion is incorrect, say epidemiologists.
WeChat's surveillance of international users boosts censorship in China, researchers say
WeChat is one of the world’s most popular apps, but researchers at the University of Toronto caution it is surveilling international users and using their information to broaden censorship on the app in China.