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Facebook Fact-Checking Group Apologizes for Wrongly Flagging Article Questioning Face Masks in Schools

The Epoch Times

By Katabella Roberts

December 30, 2021 Updated: December 30, 2021


A Facebook fact-checking group on Tuesday admitted that it had incorrectly flagged an article by Reason magazine that questioned whether or not wearing face masks in schools can limit outbreaks of COVID-19.

Science Feedback, a fact-checking organization partnered with Facebook, flagged a Reason article on Facebook written by Robby Soave and titled “The Study That Convinced the CDC To Support Mask Mandates in Schools Is Junk Science.”

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