“When Hate is Glorified, Institutionalized and Merges With State Power”

To Inform is to Influence

06/16/2017 04:59 pm ET

Two years later, Facebook acknowledged that “malicious actors” had created “fake personas” to spread misinformation on the site, updating this a week later with the admission that “any person’s Facebook account could also become the target of malicious actors… who could potentially access sensitive information that might help them advance harmful information operations.”

How did we get here? How is social media being deliberately utilized to evoke anger, hatred, bigotry, and…

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