X Faces EU Scrutiny Over Misinformation Handling

X Faces EU Scrutiny Over Misinformation Handling

EU Report Highlights X's Role in Misinformation Spread

The EU report shed light on X’s significant involvement in the dissemination of misinformation on its platform, surpassing many of its larger counterparts in both the volume of disinformation and the engagement such posts receive. European Commission Vice President Vera Jourova stated, “X … is the platform with the largest ratio of mis/disinformation posts.”

Furthermore, the report indicated that X ranked highest in the discoverability of misinformation and disinformation, followed closely by Facebook and Instagram.