Facebook and Disinformation in 2020.

Facebook and Disinformation in 2020 Avaaz, a U.S.-based nonprofit organization, recently collected the most viral Facebook posts over a 10-month period, between Jan. 1 and Oct. 31, 2019 and analyzed the top 100 fake news stories about U.S. politics. Those stories were shared more than 2.3 million times on Facebook. Number of Accounts in Each Category that Shared Disinformation Individual 39% Political Page 35% Alt-Media 19% Politician 6% Mainstream Media 1% Note: Table made from bar graph. Types of Facebook Accounts That Targeted Each Political Party with Disinformation Against Democrats/Liberals...

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