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Facebook Quietly Suspended Political Group Recommendations Ahead Of The US Presidential Election

On Oct 31, 2020
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RT @oneunderscore__: This is actually an enormously important step. It basically cuts off the biggest funnel into extremist pipelines. It's weird they're not bragging about it. https://t.co/tjrilAhO8e
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“This is a measure we put in place in the lead-up to Election Day. We will assess when to lift them afterwards, but they are temporary."

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On Oct 31, 2020
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RT @oneunderscore__: This is actually an enormously important step. It basically cuts off the biggest funnel into extremist pipelines. It's weird they're not bragging about it. https://t.co/tjrilAhO8e
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Facebook Quietly Suspended Political Group Recommendations Ahead Of The US Presidential Election

Facebook Quietly Suspended Political Group Recommendations Ahead Of The US Presidential Election

“This is a measure we put in place in the lead-up to Election Day. We will assess when to lift them afterwards, but they are temporary."

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Facebook VP says the platform rejected more than 2 million ads for trying to obstruct voting

Facebook VP says the platform rejected more than 2 million ads for trying to obstruct voting

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Facebook just removed dozens of fake accounts based in Russia and Iran that were spreading misinformation and trying to meddle in elections

Facebook just removed dozens of fake accounts based in Russia and Iran that were spreading misinformation and trying to meddle in elections

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Facebook Identifies Iranian, Russian Influence Campaigns

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(Bloomberg) -- Facebook Inc. discovered four separate misinformation networks -- three tied to Iran and one to Russia -- that the social network said it shut down as part of an ongoing ...

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Facebook foils political influence campaigns originating in Iran, Russia ahead of U.S. midterms

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Facebook's 'war room' hunts and destroys election meddling, fake news

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