Facebook

The Truth and Lies Issue

What Facebook Is Getting Wrong in the Fight Against Fake News

Brooke Binkowski spends her days in search of the misinformation and propaganda that have infected digital media. We caught up with her to talk Facebook and fact-checking.
David Uberti
3.18.19
The Truth and Lies Issue

Why People Post Fake News

When it comes to the stories we share on the internet, the line between empirical truth and emotional truth can be extremely hard to parse.
Emilie Friedlander
3.18.19
Culture

Solange Reviving BlackPlanet Is a Nod to OG Black Twitter

The 1999 site was futuristic for its time, birthed black Twitter and influenced the rest of the web.
Taylor Hosking
3.4.19
Facebook

How Facebook Trains Content Moderators

Facebook's former head of training talks about how the company decides whether a person is cut out to look at hateful, violent and graphic content all day.
Jason Koebler
2.26.19
Views My Own

What I Learned Inside the Lonely, Sad World of QAnon Facebook Groups

The conspiracy theory seems to have created a lot of problems in the lives of its adherents.
K.T. Nelson
1.22.19
weddings

Here Are All the Terrible Instagram Weddings You're Going to In 2019

<3 MARRIED IN MARBELLA 2K19!
Lauren O'Neill
1.18.19
Facebook

Question of the Day: What's the Worst Thing We'd Find in Your Facebook Messages?

"Probably the naughty messages from university time."
Charlie Cottrell
12.20.18
Dating

I Tried Facebook’s New Dating App and it Was Exhausting

Mark Zuckerberg has some odd ideas about dating in 2018.
Ebony-Renee Baker
11.28.18
the internet

The Facebook Group Where Men Shared Nude Photos of Their Dates

I dated a guy who told me about a page where guys gave each other dating advice – and exchanged intimate photos of their latest conquests.
Jessica Aszkenasy
11.21.18
Narcomania

Spice Users are Becoming a Cruel Online Joke

A growing number of sites have become dedicated to posting 'funny' videos of the victims of Britain's Spice epidemic.
Max Daly
9.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Suspect Allegedly Behind Viral Paris Catcall Attack Has Been Arrested

CCTV footage caught the harasser hitting a woman outside a cafe on her walk home from work.
Lauren Messman
8.29.18
the internet

When Teenage Facebook Becomes Adult Facebook

Hold the fairground mirror of your peers up to your ageing process. You're welcome!
Lauren O'Neill
8.17.18
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