CNET: Facebook admits social media is bad for democracy, sometimes

CNET: Facebook admits social media is bad for democracy, sometimes. “Facebook has offered a status update about what happens to democracy when social media gets involved. The social network, which boasts 2 billion users worldwide, acknowledged in three posts on Monday that social media can be problematic for democracies. This comes more than a year after the company’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg, said it was ‘crazy’ to think that fake news on Facebook.swayed the 2016 presidential election.”