#Facebook

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

    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
    Health

    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
    Girls & Women

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

    Nov. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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
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    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
    Girls & Women

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

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

    “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
    Girls & Women

    This Child Bride Used Facebook Posts to Get Her Marriage Annulled

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

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

    Aug. 14, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

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

  • Article: Sheryl Sandberg Just Pinpointed Why We Don’t Have Enough Female Leaders
    Girls & Women

    Sheryl Sandberg Just Pinpointed Why We Don’t Have Enough Female Leaders

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 31, 2017

    “We start telling little girls not to lead.” Read more