• InfoWars Dustup Exposes Facebook's Unease With Conservative News Sites

    7 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Facebook is again drawing criticism for its handling of fake news on the platform - this time, around its tentative treatment of InfoWars , one of the Internet's leading peddlers of conspiracy theories.
    The social media giant's executives said Alex Jones ' media operation, which traffics in bogus theories like one recent report about Democrats starting a Second Civil War on July 4, should have a place on Facebook.
    It's a question of free speech.
    “We just don't think banning...
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