The fact is, there is no easy way out. Certain content is targeted at systems wired for survival and exploited for emotional response, and this is the world we live in.
Here are two things about the fake news phenomenon:
Why do we expect the truth?
There wouldn’t be any fake diamonds, had we not assigned a huge value to diamonds that look a certain way.
If it’s man made it serves the man
Just like with computer security, or any security at all in fact, if you seal any outside access you won’t be able to…
And yes ethical advertising should be regulated :)