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Reuters notes that YouTube's decision follows ones taken by Facebook and Twitter last year in which they also removed content after Bolsonaro made statements that were at odds with medical advice being given by health experts
Reuters notes that YouTube's decision follows ones taken by Facebook and Twitter last year in which they also removed content after Bolsonaro made statements that were at odds with medical advice being given by health experts
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"President Joe Biden’s administration has pushed Facebook to ban anti-vaccination content but blurred lines around the First Amendment and misinformation."
"President Joe Biden’s administration has pushed Facebook to ban anti-vaccination content but blurred lines around the First Amendment and misinformation."
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>"The Republican lawmaker from Georgia cannot tweet for 12 hours, after the White House criticized social media sites for amplifying vaccine lies."
>"The Republican lawmaker from Georgia cannot tweet for 12 hours, after the White House criticized social media sites for amplifying vaccine lies."
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>"Facebook has levied additional criticism against President Biden and top administration officials over remarks that _...Read More_
>"Facebook has levied additional criticism against President Biden and top administration officials over remarks that _...Read More_
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>"Dr. Vivek Murthy issued an advisory declaring health misinformation an “urgent threat” and said tech and social media companies needed to fight _...Read More_
>"Dr. Vivek Murthy issued an advisory declaring health misinformation an “urgent threat” and said tech and social media companies needed to fight _...Read More_
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>"Last May, as Twitter was testing warning labels for false and misleading tweets, it tried out the word _...Read More_
>"Last May, as Twitter was testing warning labels for false and misleading tweets, it tried out the word _...Read More_
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>"The effort, targeting activists in Israel, was the latest indication that governments are trying new, harder-to-detect methods to sow discontent online."
>"The effort, targeting activists in Israel, was the latest indication that governments are trying new, harder-to-detect methods to sow discontent online."
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There’s geopolitics at work, as rumors that appear in Coloradans’ Facebook feeds might originate in Russian or Iranian attempts to weaken the United States or jockey for international influence. There’s commerce — some people promoting _...Read More_
There’s geopolitics at work, as rumors that appear in Coloradans’ Facebook feeds might originate in Russian or Iranian attempts to weaken the United States or jockey for international influence. There’s commerce — some people promoting _...Read More_
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"As Biden ordered a fresh intel investigation into the pandemic’s origins, including the possible lab-leak scenario, the social media giant decided to no longer take down claims the coronavirus was man-made or manufactured."
"As Biden ordered a fresh intel investigation into the pandemic’s origins, including the possible lab-leak scenario, the social media giant decided to no longer take down claims the coronavirus was man-made or manufactured."
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Seeing how my own posts are responded to here, I think Relevance is maybe a misnomer for Correct? I thought about this while reading the article, and was reminded of how a discussion I saw here recently played out. from the article: The _...Read More_
Seeing how my own posts are responded to here, I think Relevance is maybe a misnomer for Correct? I thought about this while reading the article, and was reminded of how a discussion I saw here recently played out. from the article: The _...Read More_
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"Social Networks Are Exporting Disinformation About Covid Vaccines. Content that is blocked or flagged in the U.S. often continues to circulate in other languages."
"Social Networks Are Exporting Disinformation About Covid Vaccines. Content that is blocked or flagged in the U.S. often continues to circulate in other languages."
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"Jewish extremists have formed more than 100 new groups on the Facebook-owned encrypted messaging app in recent days to target attacks. "
"Jewish extremists have formed more than 100 new groups on the Facebook-owned encrypted messaging app in recent days to target attacks. "
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Political? Yes? No? Potentially interesting and compelling for a researcher or journalist to investigate? Absolutely. Universal ad transparency would provide information on ads like these, but absent that, we will continue to freshen our _...Read More_
Political? Yes? No? Potentially interesting and compelling for a researcher or journalist to investigate? Absolutely. Universal ad transparency would provide information on ads like these, but absent that, we will continue to freshen our _...Read More_
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>"Facebook’s oversight board, which on Wednesday upheld the company’s ban of former President Donald Trump, also had some harsh words for its corporate sponsor: Facebook..."
>"Facebook’s oversight board, which on Wednesday upheld the company’s ban of former President Donald Trump, also had some harsh words for its corporate sponsor: Facebook..."
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“A gap in vaccination rates between residents and staff means that long-term-care facilities remain particularly vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks.”
“A gap in vaccination rates between residents and staff means that long-term-care facilities remain particularly vulnerable to coronavirus outbreaks.”