Facebook and Twitter being used to manipulate public opinion – report | Technology | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jun/19/social-media-proganda-manipulating-public-opinion-bots-accounts-facebook-twitter?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=231410&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2Nine-country study finds widespread use of social media for promoting lies, misinformation and propaganda by governments and individuals, a new set of studies from the University of Oxford has revealed.