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Facebook Ditches ‘Disputed’ News Tag After It Totally Backfired

Facebook Ditches ‘Disputed’ News Tag After It Totally Backfired

In the wake of the 2016 US presidential election, the way Facebook and other sites helped amplify fake news was found to have had a profound impact on how people reacted to current events. So earlier this year, Facebook implemented a new system to mark inaccurate stories with a “disputed”…