TechCrunch: Facebook fact-check feud erupts over Trump virus “hoax”

TechCrunch: Facebook fact-check feud erupts over Trump virus “hoax”. “Who fact-checks the fact-checkers? Did Trump call coronavirus the Democrat’s ‘new hoax’? Those the big questions emerging from a controversial ‘false’ label applied to Politico and NBC News stories by right-wing publisher The Daily Caller. Its Check Your Fact division is a Facebook act-checking partner, giving it the power to flag links on the social network as false, demoting their ranking in the News Feed as well as the visibility of the entire outlet that posted it.”

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