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How Facebook Troll Farms Reached 140 Million Americans

As a result, as of October 2019, all 15 of the top pages targeting Americans with Christian interests became 10 of the top 15 Facebook pages targeting black Americans, and four of the top 12 Facebook pages targeting American Target indigenous people, operated by troll farms. A frightening result.







“Our platform has given the biggest voice in the Christian American community to a handful of bad actors who, based on their content production practices, have never been to church,” wrote Allen. “And our platform has given the biggest voice in the African American community to a handful of bad actors who, based on their content production practices, have never had an interaction with an African American.”


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