126 Million Facebook Users Subjected to Fake Russian Posts and Ads

126 Million Facebook Users Subjected to Fake Russian Posts and Ads

Executives from Facebook, Twitter, and Google will be testifying before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism on Oct. 31, 2017. They will be required to answer questions about the exploitation of their sites’ by the by the Internet Research Agency (IRA), a Russian propaganda producing company. They are a pro-Kremlin troll farm dedicated to […]

Facebook Shooter Proves Mental Illness Is Not Always Dressed as Crazy

Facebook Shooter Proves Mental Illness Is Not Always Dressed as Crazy

A nationwide manhunt for Steve Stephens ends in suicide. The 37-year-old Cleveland man shot and killed a stranger randomly and then uploaded the despicable video to Facebook. During another Facebook Live Video rant, Stephens blamed the senseless murder on a recent breakup with his girlfriend and losing “everything” to gambling. As a case manager at […]

Fake News From Facebook to the White House Has Real World Consequences

Fake News From Facebook to the White House Has Real World Consequences

Facebook has become synonymous with fake news; known for celebrity death hoaxes, click-bait, and the accusation that the site influenced the 2016 U.S. presidential election. President Donald Trump has continued the trend on Twitter and in his press conferences. Facebook News A study released in May 2016, by the Knight Foundation and the Pew Research […]

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