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Greta Thunberg slams Facebook's inaction over hate speech, conspiracy theories and misinformation

Greta Thunberg slams Facebook’s inaction over hate speech, conspiracy theories and misinformation

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is urging Facebook to take responsibility and curb hate speech and conspiracy theories, calling the...
Facebook to clamp down on misinformation ahead of US election

Facebook to clamp down on misinformation ahead of US election

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook has announced steps to combat misinformation and voter suppression ahead of the November 2020 US presidential election. Facebook said it would increase...
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - OCTOBER 22: Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook speaks onstage during 'Putting a Best Facebook Forward' at Vanity Fair's 6th Annual New Establishment Summit at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on October 22, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for Vanity Fair)

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg on 2020 election misinformation

As Mark Zuckerberg readies to testify before the House Financial Services Committee in D.C. on Wednesday, Facebook’s chief operating officer took the stage in Los...
Anti-Muslim Facebook Posts Sparked a Riot in Bangladesh — and 4 People Died

Anti-Muslim Facebook Posts Sparked a Riot in Bangladesh — and 4 People Died

Police in Bangladesh killed four people after they opened fire on a group of Muslim protesters who were calling for the execution...

Can Hiding Likes Make Facebook Fairer and Rein in Fake News?

You may have read about – or already seen, depending on where you are – the latest tweak to Facebook’s interface: the disappearance...
Research says hiding likes can make Facebook fairer and reduce misinformation » Nieman Journalism Lab

Research says hiding likes can make Facebook fairer and reduce misinformation » Nieman Journalism...

You may have read about — or already seen, depending on where you are — the latest tweak to Facebook’s interface: the disappearance...
Facebook's Updated Advertising Policy Could Enable Politicians to Spread Misinformation

Facebook’s Updated Advertising Policy Could Enable Politicians to Spread Misinformation

Donald Trump responds to a question during the first Republican presidential debate in 2015 hosted by Fox News and Facebook in Cleveland, Ohio....
How a Ukrainian dad built a huge pro-Trump misinformation machine — Quartz

How a Ukrainian dad built a huge pro-Trump misinformation machine — Quartz

A network of nearly 100 Facebook pages run out of Ukraine recently spread viral content about American politics on Facebook, including one called...
German court halts Facebook data collection ban: Report

Facebook dumps ‘bad actor’ apps, Twitter purges accounts tied to misinformation campaigns

Social media giants are trying to crack down on misuse using their platforms.A day after Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with...
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