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Can you spot the fake Facebook post?

by Margaret Schoen on 2018-09-04T10:25:01-04:00 | Comments

Over the summer Facebook announced it had discovered hundreds of fake pages and accounts on the site. Many of these pages appear to have been created as part of a campaign to create discord in the American public. But many of these pages are not that different from ones created by Americans on similar topics. Spotting the difference isn't easy - check out this New York Times activity that puts them side by side to see if you can spot the difference. 

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