October 27, 2020

Europe wants Facebook, Twitter, and Google to give monthly reports on fake news

By Stan Schroeder

Europe wants Facebook, Twitter, and Google to give monthly reports on fake news

The European Union is calling on internet giants to be more accountable for the spread of fake news.

Two senior EU officials said Wednesday that Facebook, Twitter, and Google should start producing monthly reports on their fight against misinformation, Reuters reported Wednesday.

The comments come from EU foreign policy head Josep Borrell and the European Commission’s vice president for values and transparency, Věra Jourová, who spoke at a press conference Wednesday.

These monthly reports should contain details on the companies’ actions to promote trustworthy content, and limit disinformation and related advertising. …

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