Flaws in the Algo: How Social Media Fuel Political Extremism

Though fake news content “is unevenly spread across the ideological spectrum,” the authors conclude, it is weighted heavily toward far-right extremism, with Facebook by far the preferred platform, though by no means the only one.

Read more: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/side-effects/201802/flaws-in-the-algo-how-social-media-fuel-political-extremism

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