The Interface Live: Is Facebook prepared for the 2020 election?

The Interface Live: Is Facebook prepared for the 2020 election?

Our national security is at risk and so is our personal information. Social media platforms are now targets of hostile entities.

How well prepared is Facebook for the 2020 election?

And who is doing the hard work of protecting the platform?

In this conversation, Verge senior editor Casey Newton will talk with misinformation researcher Renee DiResta about efforts the company is making to protect itself against attacks in the upcoming US presidential election. What steps has Facebook taken so far? What avenues of attack are still wide open? And how does it affect the moderators who are doing the hardest work? We'll tell you what to expect — and how to spot misinformation on social networks yourself.

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