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Facebook Creates Initiative To Strengthen Online News

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News video: Facebook Creates Initiative To Strengthen Online NewsFacebook has announced a new initiative called the Journalism Project, to train journalists how to best use Facebook for reporting and to assist the public in identifying misinformation. The initiative is far from the social media platform's initial stance, which had downplayed the impact of "fake news" circulated on Facebook during the 2016 presidential election.

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Transcript: Facebook Creates Initiative To Strengthen Online News

Facebook has announced a new initiative called the Journalism Project, to train journalists how to best use Facebook for reporting and to assist the public in identifying misinformation.

The initiative is far from the social media platform's initial stance, which had downplayed the impact of "fake news" circulated on Facebook during the 2016 presidential election.



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