Why Mark Zuckerberg’s Personal Challenge for 2018 Is Different

Fake news and its impact on the election weighed heavily on the Facebook CEO’s mind

“Of all the content on Facebook, more than 99 percent of what people see is authentic. Only a very small amount is fake news and hoaxes. The hoaxes that do exist are not limited to one partisan view, or even to politics. Overall, this makes it extremely unlikely that hoaxes changed the outcome of this election in one direction or the other.”