#Facebook

  • Article: Facebook's New Feature Makes It Easier for Users to Find Accurate Information About Vaccines

    Facebook's New Feature Makes It Easier for Users to Find Accurate Information About Vaccines

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Sept. 6, 2019

    Informational pop-ups will help combat the myths powering the growing anti-vaxxer movement. Read more

  • Article: Facebook Takes Down Anti-Vaxxer Page Pretending Young Girl Died From Vaccines

    Facebook Takes Down Anti-Vaxxer Page Pretending Young Girl Died From Vaccines

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 16, 2019

    The anti-vax movement has led to an increase in preventable illnesses around the world. Read more

  • Article: Anti-Vaxxer Propaganda Is Dominating Social Media Searches, Report Finds

    Anti-Vaxxer Propaganda Is Dominating Social Media Searches, Report Finds

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 1, 2019

    Half of all parents with small children are exposed to misinformation about vaccines on social media Read more

  • Article: Activists Worry Facebook Child Bride Auction in South Sudan Will Inspire More

    Activists Worry Facebook Child Bride Auction in South Sudan Will Inspire More

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 13, 2018

    More than 50% of South Sudanese girls are wed before their 18th birthday. Read more

  • Article: In 2017, People Asked Google for Help Making the World a Better Place

    In 2017, People Asked Google for Help Making the World a Better Place

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 13, 2017

    "How to make a protest sign" & "How to help" ranked among the top searches of 2017. Read more

  • Article: Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women

    Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Nov. 21, 2017

    “You’re at home when someone sends you a graphic rape threat right into the palm of your hand." Read more

  • Article: This Child Bride Used Facebook Posts to Get Her Marriage Annulled

    This Child Bride Used Facebook Posts to Get Her Marriage Annulled

    By Daniele Selby|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 18, 2017

    “I wanted to study, but my family and my in-laws wanted me to live with a drunkard.” Read more

  • Article: Syrian Refugee Kids Are Scarred by War. This Organization Gives Them a Place to Be Kids Again

    Syrian Refugee Kids Are Scarred by War. This Organization Gives Them a Place to Be Kids Again

    From Johnson & Johnson|Aug. 14, 2017

    If left untreated, the deep psychological scars among many Syrian children can have lasting impacts. Read more