Facebook OPINION: By Chris Hanrahan, a Pro-Trump Journalist residing in Bothell, WA. So what are the people at Facebook are doing behind the scenes at Facebook The inner workings of Facebook are a closely guarded mix of algorithms and employees.  They develop these tools over time, based on their own understanding of topics like #impliedaffiliation and #intent using tools such as #inferenceengines and #algorithms. Part of what the company is trying to do, is exclude “fake news” accounts from posting.  The label of Fake News lets them exercise these operations with impunity.  They want to program the platform to exclude this talk. In fact, today, as mentioned by @RealDonaldTrump and @Facebook, there is a new system meant to totally defeat the Fake News & Misinformation on the platform.  So the media, and now social media, is all wired up for its impending truth-induced controlled demolition….. So what is next?  Everyone’s saying that enough is enough, and that it’s time to suppress Fake News right now. “It is Time” At this juncture, it would prove useful to capture a more complete dialogue about this latest move by Facebook.  But I need more input to continue.  What do YOU think? Though it is the right of the company to exercise their authority in this way, and towards this stated goal (as I believe that part is not what’s under debate, given current US Law), it does certainly set some damaging precedence in place, from one very discerning perspective. When they create anRead More →