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COVID Vaccine Misinformation: Is Facebook Responsible?

Clip: 07/27/2021 | 18m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

As the pandemic unfolded, the role of social media in spreading distrust, division and misinformation appeared to become increasingly indisputable. Now a new book by reporters Cecilia Kang and Sheera Frenkel reveals what they claim are Facebook’s deliberately dark strategies in the “battle for domination,” as they explain to Hari Sreenivasan.

Aired: 07/27/21

Rating: NR

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