BuzzFeed: Facebook Proves It Isn’t Ready To Handle Fake News

BuzzFeed: Facebook Proves It Isn’t Ready To Handle Fake News. “On Wednesday afternoon, Facebook invited a handful of journalists to its New York offices for shrimp cocktail, a short presentation, and a question-and-answer session with its head of News Feed. The company screened its expensive 12-minute short film on fake news, which was directed by Academy Award–winning documentarian Morgan Neville and then opened up the floor for reporters to ask questions. The goal: to convince reporters that Facebook has finally found purchase in its long fight against misinformation. It didn’t go as planned.”

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