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Facebook will start removing posts with false vaccine claims as experts worry misinformation might discourage Americans from getting immunized

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Facebook will remove posts sharing false claims about COVID-19 vaccines, the company announced on Thursday.
The company will remove claims debunked by public health experts - including ones claiming COVID-19 vaccines contain microchips or that some people will get doses without their consent - from both Facebook and Instagram.
Kang-Xing Jin, head of Facebook Health, said the company will not be able to start enforcing these policies "overnight," and will continue to update claims removed based on public health guidance.
"This is another way that we are applying our...
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Facebook BANS false claims about Covid vaccines 'debunked by public health experts'

Facebook BANS false claims about Covid vaccines 'debunked by public health experts'

1 month ago   |   By RT

Social media giant Facebook says it is cracking down on Covid-19 vaccine misinformation and will remove "false claims" posted to Facebook or Instagram which have been debunked by public health experts.
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