A Mississippi Man Lost His Nursing Job After He Wore A Violently Racist Shirt To Vote In The Midterms
He’s a registered nurse and former police officer, and his employer subsequently fired him after an investigation.
A False Claim About "Illegals" Being Paid To Vote For Beto Originated From A Best-Selling Author And Historian
"Hey, fake news, right?" said Larry Schweikart when asked about his false tweet.
“Facebook banned me, they hate me. But that’s all good — I started posting on LinkedIn and everybody is following me,” said one Trump supporter.
Attempts to confuse voters have already started circulating across social media.
Posts on the page, which features scores of current and former Chicago police officers, have gone far beyond boosterism. Some posts encourage police to abuse suspects.
“Nobody knows how bad it is and nobody wants to know," said one critic of the ad industry.
The story was also promoted in a Facebook ad, which is not supposed to happen.
He said Google "may have engaged in willful blindness, all while profiting from this fraudulent activity."
Apps Installed On Millions Of Android Phones Tracked User Behavior To Execute A Multimillion-Dollar Ad Fraud Scheme
A BuzzFeed News investigation uncovered a sophisticated ad fraud scheme involving more than 125 Android apps and websites, some of which were targeted at kids.
What Facebook’s partisan purge means.
“I can’t believe BuzzFeed was the one who actually fact checked.”
“It is certainly the biggest story in politics since the 2016 election,” one publisher told BuzzFeed News
Government hearings in Singapore put Facebook under intense scrutiny and have paved the way for a new fake news law in the country. That has human rights organizations and activists concerned.
Facebook said the pages were managed by a fake account and were spamming content from LifeZette, a conservative site.
Here are some of the Hurricane Florence fakes to watch out for.
Many of the claims are baseless and lacking proof.
Revealed: Notorious Pro-Trump Misinformation Site True Pundit Is Run By An Ex-Journalist With A Grudge Against The FBI
How award-winning former journalist Michael D. Moore came to run a site filled with false reports and conspiracies.
The problem with tech’s apology cornucopia.
"We know we have more work to do," Facebook said in a statement to BuzzFeed News.
Factal says it combines technology with journalists to deliver real-time alerts about incidents that pose a risk to company facilities and employees.