Is there an acceptable version of Facebook?

Or is it time to simply move on?

There is a line of thinking that even Facebook’s critics help to strengthen its bottom line. Take the spread of misinformation, for instance. Soon after Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential win, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg dismissed the idea that misleading information optimized for his platform had pushed Trump into the White House. He…

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