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Facebook Exec Details ´Path
Toward More Quality News´ Without
´Becoming a News Organization´

PJ Media, by Nicholas Ballasy

Original Article

Posted By:Hazymac, 6/14/2018 9:43:35 AM

WASHINGTON – Campbell Brown, head of global news partnerships at Facebook, said the original news content that Facebook is starting to roll out does not mean the company is becoming a news organization. “We’re not becoming a news organization but we have a lot of news on the platform and we are a huge part of the news ecosystem, and it means we have a responsibility to the news ecosystem and we are responsible for the news that is on our platform. So with that in mind, we have a lot of work we are going to have to do

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Facebook News? Spare us.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDConservative, 6/14/2018 9:49:56 AM     (No. 11663383)

I prefer to discern my own "quality news". Facebook´s standards are apparently not mine, and never will be. Its only "responsibility to the news ecosystem" is to decay back to dirt.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 6/14/2018 9:59:41 AM     (No. 11663399)

New motto: News We Like, Made Just For U (winking smiley face).

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ribald1, 6/14/2018 10:21:50 AM     (No. 11663434)

They can be the American Pravda (Truth) that people here and everywhere are clamoring for!
No more Fake News!
Everything certified and government approved as safe for your tender little minds! Nothing to enrage or offend!
Everything the President or Congress does will be perfect! Dissenters will be ridiculed or imprisoned for there own safety!
The great and glorious world of Next Tuesday heralded at Zuckyland!
March together for a brighter progressive tomorrow!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: joew9, 6/14/2018 10:35:05 AM     (No. 11663451)

How about they stop doing news completely. How come every website thinks it has to do news?

I go to a TV or radio station website to find out what is currently on and what is coming up. Good luck with that. It´s just news news news news. It´s like every station forgets they are broadcasters and believe the only thing they do is operate a web page.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mizzmac, 6/14/2018 11:18:30 AM     (No. 11663492)

What the heck is the "news ecosystem"? Is "ecosystem" a synonym for "cesspool"? And the words "Facebook" and "responsibility" don´t even belong in the same sentence.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Hotrod, 6/14/2018 11:52:33 AM     (No. 11663528)

´´Liberal speak´´ means whatever they want it to mean, subject to change at any time, according to changes that may affect liberals, despite any previous changes, in consideration of circumstances not foreseen, if and when such changes made to unforeseen circumstances, not seen in previous changes, become problematic within the sphere of justification of necessary action that may, or may not be germane to desired outcomes or results formulated previously. Not only that but we will be as honest with you as we have ever been!

There, I tried to provide an example.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Smart11344, 6/14/2018 1:10:15 PM     (No. 11663624)

We´re doomed if idiots accept FB as a news source. One day, hopefully soon, FB will implode.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: tennman, 6/14/2018 1:12:29 PM     (No. 11663628)

All the "quality" news that´s approved by the ACLU and SPLC of course.

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