After Russian Elections Ads, Facebook Turns to Wikipedia to Fight 'Fake News'

After revealing election-time operations by Russian-linked accounts, Facebook enlists Wikipedia to kill what it dubs as ‘junk news’ - but is the crowdsourced encyclopedia enough?

Omer Benjakob
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File photo: U.S. President Donald Trump leaves an event in the East Room of the White House October 6, 2017 in Washington, DC.
File photo: U.S. President Donald Trump leaves an event in the East Room of the White House October 6, 2017 in Washington, DC.Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP

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