Facebook Vaccine Information Groups Find Themselves in Moderation Gray Area

‘I’m concerned that Facebook could misinterpret what we’re about’

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“It’s one of the few places on Facebook where both sides, and people in the middle, can come together and discuss [their vaccine beliefs].”

“Vaccine-hesitant” is a demographic that, according to medical professionals and researchers of online misinformation, should be approached with dignity and compassion.

“We don’t want to be deplatformed for false information in the group.”

Staff writer at OneZero covering social platforms, internet communities, and the spread of misinformation online. Previously: VICE

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