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within the cultural season of College of Arts at the University of Tikrit, media department held a seminar at the Hall of Late Prof. Dr. Khalid Abid Harby entitled “Social media and false news industry”. The seminar was managed by Prof. Dr. Saad Salman Al-Mashhadani and presented by Assist. Prof. Habib Khalaf al-Milh, instructors in media department at Tikrit University. It included two major sections. The first section addressed the issue of educating University youth to encounter processes of false news production spread on social media as an infinite political industry designed to draw certain objectives serving the interests of their publisher. The second section included the campaigns of facing the fabrication maker who seeks to prevail false news among public opinion and confine the opposing discourse through posting on social media.