Facebook, Google and Twitter have circulated some of the most outrageous fake news
- By Angelina Xu , Alexandra Rosenmann
Since Donald Trump's 2016 presidential election campaign trail, "fake news" has been thrust into the spotlight. Tech companies such as Facebook, Google and Twitter have come under scrutiny for failing to stop the circulation of fake news. On 31 October, representatives from these three tech companies are testifying on Capitol Hill for the Russian-tie investigation for the 2016 Presidential Election Campaign.