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What an equitable coronavirus response should look like

Good morning! After letting misinformation and fakery run rampant on their platforms before the last
Good morning!
After letting misinformation and fakery run rampant on their platforms before the last presidential election four years ago, major social media companies like Facebook and Twitter say they’ve learned their lessons. This time around, they’re enacting new policies, leaning more into fact-checkers, and being more transparent about what happens on their platforms.
Still, there’s plenty of disagreement on how best to proceed on issues like political ads, fake accounts, and community moderation. The result may be an improvement over 2016, but with lots of room for more messes.
Read the latest installment in our “Hacking Democracy” package, a roundup of all the ways the largest social media platforms, from YouTube to Pinterest, are ramping up for 2020.

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