Facebook denies there's political bias in its lists of top trending news stories. But the allegations raise concerns about the power of Facebook, Twitter and other social media companies to influence political discourse. New trends in how news is curated and calls for greater transparency.
The Middle East editor of Newsweek has been a war correspondent since the 1980s. She says reporting on the war in Syria is unlike any other conflict she’s covered. The brutal reality of the daily lives of Syrians.
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