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Facebook's fact-check 'loophole'

28:24 | Jul 10th, 2020

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How an "opinion loophole" is enabling the spread of climate change misinformation. Links to resources discussed: Facebook creates fact-checking exemption for climate deniers Washington Examiner op-e...Show More


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phocks recommended:Jul 10th, 2020

Incredible what Facebook will do to NOT deal with misinformation on their platform 🤦

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😲 Fascinating
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mm recommended:Jul 17th, 2020

Let’s just label climate change and covid as “opinion” and call it a day 🙄 As someone who have published a ton of opeds in local and national publications, I can attest that my opeds are fact-checked very closely by editors and fact checkers before publication. Facebook should hold the same fact-ch...Show More

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