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1. Trump from Michael_Novakhov (197 sites): Donald Trump | The Guardian: Facebook removes hundreds of fake profiles tied to pro-Trump group


Social network says accounts tied to Turning Point USA sought to influence conversations by flooding news articles with comments

Facebook has removed hundreds of fake profiles it has linked to the conservative group Turning Point USA for carrying out organized attacks on the site, including attempts to influence public conversations by flooding news articles with pro-Trump comments and misinformation.

The move was prompted by reporting last month in the Washington Post that found Turning Point Action, an affiliated pro-Trump group, was paying teenagers to post coordinated messages on the site, a violation of Facebook’s rules.

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