Facebook & Fake News
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 1540 , Segment 4
Episode: Future of GOP, Pandemic Inequality, Facebook & Fake News
- Feb 23, 2021 9:00 pm
- 25:35 mins
Investigative journalist Maria Ressa has spent 30 years reporting in the Philippines and Indonesia and founded the independent news website Rappler. Her work has become a target of Philippines President Duterte and a sophisticated social media campaign designed to silence critics and convince people the press can’t be trusted–a social media campaign that Ressa blames on Facebook.