Facebook Admits It Has A Problem

Admitting you have a problem is the classic first step of many “twelve-step programs.” In the month since my previous post explaining why I was choosing to leave the social media platform, Facebook has done a 180 on their position reguarding the spread of propaganda on their site.

Delete Your Facebook Account

In addition to being a huge time-sink, since allowing anyone to join (versus only college students), Facebook has turned into an echo chamber for right-wing misinformation. Misinformation isn’t really the right word, it’s more like slander and libel, with often racist or misogynist motivations.