Anatomy of a manufactured election scandal

Social media was ablaze all weekend with talk of a bombshell story about a sex scandal involving Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau. The only problem: there wasn’t one.

For the better part of four days, wild and baseless allegations of sexual impropriety by Trudeau during his time as a teacher at a Vancouver private school ricocheted from smart phone screens to computer monitors across the country.

https://www.thestar.com/politics/federal/2019/10/09/anatomy-of-a-manufactured-election-scandal.html