. https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/zuckerberg-exempts-politicians-facebook-ad-fact-check-policy-89331

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ZUCKERBERG EXEMPTS POLITICIANS FROM FACEBOOK AD FACT-CHECK POLICY
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pushed back Thursday against critics who believe his company’s new advertisement policies will allow politicians to lie and misinform voters ahead of the election. Zuckerberg defended the new ad policy, which largely exempts politicians from Facebook’s fact checkers, during an interview with The Washington Post, telling reporters that Americans probably don’t want a company being the arbiter of what is fact and what is lie. “People worry, and I worry deeply, too, about an erosion of truth,” he said ahead of a speech at Georgetown University. “I don’t think people want to live in a world where you can only say things that tech companies decide are 100 percent true.” CHRIS WHITE READ MORE