When it comes to fighting misinformation, at leastis to do thing.
Democratic Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez expressed as much Thursday, following the social media company’sof new labels for “government and state-affiliated media accounts.” Twitter’s idea, which Rep. Ocasio-Cortez praised as a good-faith effort, involves slapping a prominent label on two types of accounts.
“Accounts of key government officials, including foreign ministers, institutional entities, ambassadors, official spokespeople, and key diplomatic leaders” will all receive labels, Twitter explained. As will “[accounts]belonging to state-affiliated media entities, their editors-in-chief, and/or their senior staff.” …
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