Facebook has long been the “cool” social media platform outlasted its peers from the mid-2000’s. It was the central hub for a whole generation to meet, plan events, and archive their youths.
But somewhere along the way, Facebook turned into a toxic, political wasteland filled with hate speech and disinformation.
How did this platform go from an innocuous social networking site to tearing apart the social fabric of society?
VICE producer Zeke Spector goes down the rabbit hole to ask if we should be afraid of Facebook.