Technology moves quicker than people easily adjust.
They’ll always be conservatives to bring up the rear but they will always lose out to the more forward thinking; younger; and more mature groups in society. Obviously the balance of those different groups fluxes over time but still progress marches on.
The chatter about fake news is just a symptom, following from the rate at which the form of news has changed. People get wise to it - even if it takes a generation… and despite the media indulging fallacies, the facts ring true and are plain to see regardless of the packaging.
Those with an agenda make more of the messenger than the message but in time perhaps ‘fake’ news can help mature the audience; so, then the message becomes the focus more often - then perhaps more rational debate and considered reaction might follow.
What people might start to question, is the amount of ‘fake’ that is generated on the back of taxes for political reasons - alsorts of excuses - little evils for the greater good and other fallacies, which are most toxic, yet seem all the fashion.
So, in answer to your query, SAFE is a route to defense against the stupid. Such moronic that wants to control and to see regulating or minimizing information, will be frustrated perhaps by clearer communication that they cannot frustrate and interfere with.