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  • Fake News and the First Amendment: New at Reason

    Can the law punish deliberate lies about public matters? Well, It depends. Click here for full text and downloadable versions. Subscribe to our YouTube channel. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. Subscribe to our podcast at Apple Podcasts.

    Reason.com
  • Facebook is making another attempt to crack down on fake news. Here's what we know so far. (FB)

    Facebook announced a series of moves on Wednesday aimed at preventing the spread of misinformation on its social network and communications apps. The company said it will add new information to rate the "quality" and clickbait "status" of Facebook pages, among other changes. It remains to be seen how effective these changes will be. Facebook is hosting a big event with the media on Wednesday to provide more information about the changes.  Facebook will crack down on groups where members...

    Business Insider
  • Fake news is bad news for democracy.

    Unreliable information shapes voter choices – and election outcomes.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • Facebook Is Changing News Feed (Again) to Stop Fake News

    The social media giant debuted new features and tools to help in its Sisyphean fight against misinformation and abuse on Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger.

    www.wired.com