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Facebook Moves to Target Misinformation Before Election

With just two months left until the U.S. presidential election, Facebook says it is taking more steps to encourage voting, minimize misinformation and reduce the likelihood of post-election "civil unrest."

Facebook Tops 2.7 Billion Monthly Active Users in Latest Quarter

Facebook's business and user growth remained strong as the social media giant reported its second quarter financial results, which lifted its stock price in after-market trading.

Civil Rights Groups Denounce Facebook Over Hate Speech

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg met with a group of civil rights leaders, including the organizers of a growing advertising boycott over hate speech. One of those leaders, NAACP president Derrick Johnson, said Facebook's executives offered little but cheap talk that skirted major commitments to new rules or actions that would curb racism and misinformation on its platform.

Mark Zuckerberg to Meet #StopHateForProfit Organizers as Facebook Ad Boycott Nears 1,000 Companies

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg are set to meet the leaders of three civil rights organizations involved in the growing corporate ad boycott of the company and its subsidiary Instagram over its failure to tackle hate speech and misinformation on its platforms.

Microsoft, Ford, Pepsi Join Facebook, Instagram Ad Boycott

Microsoft, Ford and Pepsi are the latest blue-chip companies to join the growing advertising boycott of Facebook and its subsidiary Instagram over the social media giant's handling of hate speech and misinformation on its platform.

Facebook Employees Stage Virtual Walkout Over Trump Post Inaction

A number of Facebook employees on Monday planned a virtual walkout after executives said they would not take action concerning future posts from President Donald Trump even after some were labeled as misleading and dangerous by Twitter.

“Mark Is Wrong”: Facebook Employees Go Public With Criticism of Company’s Policy Over Trump Post

Several senior Facebook employees went public with their dissatisfaction over CEO Mark Zuckerberg's inaction over President Donald Trump's incendiary posts about the Minneapolis protests.

Mark Zuckerberg “Expressed Concerns” Over Trump’s Protest Tweets in Phone Call

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly spoke to Donald Trump on Friday and "expressed concerns about the tone and rhetoric" the president was using in his social media posts about the nationwide protests against police brutality.

Facebook Warns Global Coronavirus Spread “Weakening” Online Ad Demand

In another ominous sign for online ads, Facebook on Tuesday warned the global battle against the coronavirus outbreak has impacted advertising budgets.

Sacha Baron Cohen Takes Aim at “Naive, Misguided” Mark Zuckerberg at Golden Globes

Sacha Baron Cohen continued his attacks on social media at the Golden Globes on Sunday night, where he took a shot at Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.

Amid Political Ad Controversy, Mark Zuckerberg Headlines “Oscars of Science” Ceremony

Mark Zuckerberg returned to friendlier territory on Sunday night as he led the 2020 Breakthrough Prize ceremony in Silicon Valley.

Hillary Clinton Argues “Mark Zuckerberg Should Pay a Price” for False Facebook Ads

At a screening of the Netflix documentary ‘The Great Hack’ at New York's Crosby Street Hotel on Friday night, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton discussed the importance of data security with filmmakers Jehane Noujaim and Karim Amer and journalist Carole Cadwallai.