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Facebook Skirted Its Own Misinformation Policies to Avoid Penalizing Conservatives, Trump Family

Facebook Skirted Its Own Misinformation Policies to Avoid Penalizing Conservatives, Trump Family

Photo: Olivier Douliery (Getty Images) In trying to avoid accusations of anti-conservative bias, Facebook has reportedly been bending the rules for high-profile Republicans. Sources told the Washington Post that Facebook has held off on punishing President Donald Trump’s family members and other conservative groups and personalities who repeatedly violate its rules against misinformation, even removing strikes …

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Right-Wing Content Flourishes on Facebook Because Fearmongering Has Always Worked, Exec Says

Right-Wing Content Flourishes on Facebook Because Fearmongering Has Always Worked, Exec Says

Photo: Olivier Doulier (Getty Images) Even though right-wing elites repeatedly tout claims of conservative bias on Facebook and other online platforms, in reality, the bulk of data shows the opposite to be true. Per a weekend Politico report, as we near the 2020 presidential election, some of the most engaging posts on Facebook come from …

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