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Go read about how Facebook bends its rules for world leaders – The Verge

The New Yorker delves into the thorny business of moderating world leaders like US President Donald Trump and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Facebook, wh…

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How is Facebook enforcing its rules, and who is set up to benefit?
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge
Facebook is a basically unprecedented piece of technology. Every month, a single platform gives over 2.5 billion people a specially curated selection of advertisements, status updates from friends and family, and automated suggestions for making new connections. Critics often focus fairly on that combination of scale and automation, arguing that Facebooks algorithms promote false news and…

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