Just recently, around the same time that news about Facebook’s contracting Rappler and Vera Files broke, the obviously bogus video featuring Mark Zuckerberg went viral in social media. There is no doubt that people behind Rappler and Vera Files are partisan voices hiding behind the cloak of being journalists. But other than flight, there are other ways to deal with Rappler and Vera Files. And second, we can turn the tables onRappler and Vera Files and subject them to our own fact-checking. We should not be afraid of Rappler and Vera Files.
Source: Manila Times April 16, 2018 16:18 UTC