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UK 'fake news' inquiry calls for end to tech middleman excuses, election law overhaul

P. Lee

Re: 'Fake news'

>Why not treat it a such?

Shock horror! People on the internet don't always tell the truth!

From what I can tell it is basically FB's self-promotion. "Look at us, we can fix elections. Sorry about the last one, we'll try to make sure the other party wins next time."

El Reg's own look at the "Russian meddling" showed it to be quite inconsequential.

The looks more like a power-grap by politicians rather than anything which could ever hope to be either desirable or workable.

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