Facebook is experimenting with News Feed’s political content for some

Facebook is adopting a new technique for political content: appearing less. The company announced today that it will experiment with cutting policy feed entries for a small portion of users in Canada, Brazil and Indonesia this week, and in the United States in the coming weeks. Facebook’s director of product management, Aastha Gupta, said the company would explore tactics to categorize political content in News Feed, but also said verification would not include content from official government agencies, fitness agencies, and COVID-19 news from trusted fitness organizations. CDC and WHO.