Robredo to fight hard vs. 'fake news' if elected president: Social media giants should be held accountable

Presidential aspirant VP Leni Robredo - who has long been the target of internet trolls - said social media networks would be held responsible under her administration for allowing disinformation or 'fake news' to spread aggressively on their platforms.

1/22/2022 6:00:00 PM

Presidential aspirant VP Leni Robredo - who has long been the target of internet trolls - said social media networks would be held responsible under her administration for allowing disinformation or 'fake news' to spread aggressively on their platforms.

Presidential aspirant and Vice President Leni Robredo - who has long been the target of internet trolls - said social media networks would be held responsible under her administration for allowing disinformation or 'fake news' to spread aggressively on their platforms.

platformsna magamit sa kasinungaling, kung bakit hinahayaan nila na ang mga kasinungalingan ay mamayampag sa kanilangplatforms," she said during Jessica Soho's Presidential Interviews aired Saturday on GMA-7.[Translation: Big social media companies will be held accountable for allowing their platforms to be used for disinformation, for why they allow lies to spread on their platforms.]

Since competing against known politicians in the 2016 polls, Robredo said she has been facing attack posts and misleading information.While complaints were filed against these, the Vice President said they have yet to see progress."We have been at the receiving end of so much disinformation

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Ano gagaein niya. Yong all girls na daughters papslitan po Under her administration? May nanalo na pala? Kabuntot ba ang fake news sayo madam,kasi sabi nila fake vp ka dw eh Buti pa ang twitter, nagtanggal na ng mga troll accounts. Ang Facebook kaya gagaya? Sana! But but but Most are memes of madam’s real life talk No need for fake news when we get entertained by her everyday

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Ikaw at ang kampo mo nag umpisa sa fake news buti na lang may video kitang kita sng pagsisinungaling ninyo BBM wala itlog MarcosDuwag alexandermcdizz LeniForPresident2022 Presidente ko yan Oh look who's talking? You need to clean your backyard first because your devotees are fond of spreading misinformation, disinformation and fake news. And does that mean you will also hold these MSM dieties accountable esp Maria Ressa? Then that would be fair enough.

Ay I love this picture CNN! Nice. can she not do it now while shes the vp? This Crap is too stun to tweet 🤣🤣🤣💩 Unga Naman Mga UTO UTO At BUGOK! Na Mga DDS At MARCOS History Revisionist? Mga Dating BALIW! Baliw Ba Kayo? Masamang Pangitain Sa Administrasyong Duterte! Puro Kamalasan Nanyari Sa Mundo! Better To Oust! The Mad Of Asia To Stop The Killings!

It comes with the territory for any politician, if you can't handle the heat get out of the kitchen Ano ba fake news na sinasabi nito? Eh totoo namang bobita siya Eh Leni ang nagkakalat ng fake news. Ung pagpunta nya s UN nagsalita ng against s drug war.Meron sya picture n taong nakahiga na patay at hawak ng asawa n umiiyak. Sabi nya biktima ng salvage against drug war after investigation ay nalaman tinumba pla yun ng kasamahan nya s drugs

paktay ang rappler. Ina mocha i-ready mo na defense mo

ay papanagutin kung bakit nila hinahayaan 'yung kanilang platforms na magamit sa kasinungaling, kung bakit hinahayaan nila na ang mga kasinungalingan ay mamayampag sa kanilang platforms," she said during Jessica Soho's Presidential Interviews aired Saturday on GMA-7. [Translation: Big social media companies will be held accountable for allowing their platforms to be used for disinformation, for why they allow lies to spread on their platforms.] Since competing against known politicians in the 2016 polls, Robredo said she has been facing attack posts and misleading information. While complaints were filed against these, the Vice President said they have yet to see progress. "We have been at the receiving end of so much disinformation pero walang nangyayari sa aming mga reklamo (but nothing is happening with our complaints)," she told the veteran journalist. Just after filing her certificate of candidacy for president in October, Robredo's team had to deal with bribery claims circulating online following the volunteer-driven nationwide motorcade in support of her presidential bid. A photo of the"caravan kit" showed it had a ₱100 bill, a snack bar, campaign stickers, pink face masks, and a letter urging the recipient to vote for Robredo. READ: Her office's spokesperson Barry Gutierrez previously said Lawyers for Leni showed intent to file cases against those involved in the scheme.