Facebook is trying to fix its anti-vaxxer problem. Again

On Monday, the company announced several ways it plans to better combat vaccine misinformation, including making it harder to find accounts through searches on Facebook-owned Instagram that discourage people from getting vaccinated. The announcement comes a day after CNN Business reported that Instagram continued to prominently feature anti-vaxxer accounts in its search results, while Facebook groups railing against vaccines remained easy to find. The findings raised concerns among public health experts, given the United States is in the midst of its largest vaccine rollout ever to address the coronavirus pandemic. Facebook (FB) said Monday that it’s “expanding” its efforts to remove false claims on its namesake platform and

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Facebook is trying to fix its anti-vaxxer problem. Again

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