Facebook Is in a Trust Crisis

Public statements and Edelman study reveal lack of trust in social media

A new Edelman study argues that trust in media has eroded in countries worldwide. Getty Images

Trust is a tricky thing. Do you trust that someone is telling you the truth? Do you trust them with your secrets? Do you trust that they will continue to behave in a similar way tomorrow as they do today? Do you trust that they are trying to do the right thing?