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Facebook’s answer to Russian election meddling: postcards

Anne Quito
Facebook’s answer to Russian election meddling: postcards

Facebook is turning to an antiquated technology to foil foreign interference in US elections. Starting this year, Facebook will send postcards to anyone who purchases an ad about a political candidate on their platform, said Katie Harbath, Facebook’s global politics and government outreach director, speaking at the National Association of Secretaries of State conference in…