For more than a year, we've heard that Russian operatives used Facebook groups and targeted ads to influence the 2016 US election and sow discord in the United States. Facebook has declined to release the ads to the public, but today, Democratic members of the House Intelligence Committee dropped a data dump of 3500 examples for your browsing pleasure.
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In the midst of Mark Zuckerberg's hours-long testimony before the Senate Commerce and Judiciary Committees, Reddit dropped its 2017 transparency report. It contained a list of nearly 1000 user accounts the company believed were involved with the Russia-backed Internet Research Agency - and unlike Tumblr, Reddit has also preserved those banned accounts' posts for review by any user. But the more alarming admission was made by CEO Steve Huffman in the comments below.