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Snopes pulls out of fact-checking partnership with Facebook

Feb 04, 2019 - 2:27 PM

Snopes vice president Vinny Green tells the media education group Poynter the partnership was excessively labor intensive, requiring manual updates to fact checks by its staff of 16

Facebook responds to ex-Snopes editor slamming fact-check program

Dec 15, 2018 - 8:16 AM

Snopes' former managing editor Brooke Binkowski accuses Facebook of spreading fake news on behalf of hostile foreign powers, favoring advertisers, and using the fact-check program as a form of crisis PR