Facebook Adding Labels to All Posts About COVID-19 Vaccines

Facebook says it will add labels to all posts about COVID-19 vaccines, as part of its efforts to help more people get a shot as well as to counter what it calls misinformation. “We’ve already connected over 2 billion people to authoritative COVID-19 information, and today as access to COVID-19 vaccines expands, we’re going even further and aiming to help bring 50 million people one step closer to getting vaccinated,” Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said in a statement. One of the ways the California-based technology giant is doing so is by adding labels on every post about vaccines. The labels will show information from the World Health Organization (WHO). “We’re continuing to expand our efforts to address COVID-19 vaccine misinformation by adding labels to Facebook and Instagram posts that discuss the vaccines. These labels contain credible information about the safety of COVID-19 vaccines from the World Health Organization. For example, we’re …

SOURCE: https://www.theepochtimes.com/facebook-adding-labels-to-all-posts-about-covid-19-vaccines_3733680.html

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