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💬 The uphill anti-misinformation battle

Good morning! Today, we talk about the struggles to fight misinformation online, Petrobras’s commitment to oil, and the debacles facing the center-right in Brazil.

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Fighting misinformation in the elections: a losing battle?

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Misinformation will run amok during the 2022 campaign. Illustration: FGC/Shutterstock

Facebook published its latest transparency report this week, which included some highly alarming data. The social media giant has taken action against 1.6 billion fake accounts since 2017.

Why it matters. Social media companies have inked deals with electoral...

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