Vera Files To Introduce User-Friendly Icons For Its Fact Check

MANILA, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles, Manila Bureau) – Subject to fact-checking by Rappler – Ellen Tordesillas of Vera Files is so enjoying her new-found power to fact-check news and information posted on social media, particularly on Facebook.

Vera Files and Rappler were recently designated partners of Facebook in the social media giant’s worldwide program to curb the spread of fake news on its platform.

Tordesillas wants Vera Files’ fact-check to be user-friendly, so she is introducing icons that would warn netizens that what they are reading on Facebook are false, satire, SPAM, biased, etc.

Here are the fact-checking icons Vera Files will be using, effective immediately:



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