OneZero
Published in

OneZero

This is an email from Pattern Matching, a newsletter by OneZero.

In Defense of Politics on Facebook

Social networks would love to show users less political content. Here’s why that’s a problem.

Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images

Political posts on Facebook and other social networks are often divisive, misleading, or just plain false. Social platforms including Facebook and YouTube have played a role in radicalizing people…

--

--

--

The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Recommended from Medium

Are We Post-Lifestyle?

The Troubling World of Reddit: “Am I the asshole for enforcing my boundaries?”

Best Practice

The 3 things Coronavirus is teaching us about video and consumer behavior.

📊 How to Get Your First 1,000 Views on a YouTube Video…

Inferiority and Social Media Twist

New Media

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Will Oremus

Will Oremus

Senior Writer, OneZero, at Medium

More from Medium

Prior Knowledge in AI — Is it Really “Cheating”?

Hey Google, how do you trust skinny chef?

AI Might Help Us Decode Whale Language

AI for Disaster Response

Pictured here is the Bear Fire as it burned near Oroville, CA. The sky is orange and the hills are alight with constellation flame. A bridge fades off into the fiery distance.