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Independent Lens: The Cleaners

Monday, Nov. 12, 10pm: Explore the shadow industry of "content moderators" and learn who controls what we see online.

Independent Lens: The Cleaners

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"Delete...Ignore...Delete… Ignore…" Someone is out there censoring your social media feed. Do their decisions distort your understanding of the world as much as clever hoaxes and "fake news"? The Cleaners charts social media’s evolution from a shared vision of a global village to a dangerous web of fake news, extremism, and radicalization.

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