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Best of Recode Decode:  Maria Ressa

Best of Recode Decode: Maria Ressa

Update: 2020-08-31
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In this best-of episode, Recode's Kara Swisher talks to Rappler CEO Maria Ressa about doing investigative journalism in the Philippines, where social media has emboldened an autocratic president. Ressa — currently appealing a "cyber libel" conviction — explains why the Philippines was a cautionary tale for the United States, how Facebook's inaction on disinformation poisoned the political discourse, and what Mark Zuckerberg told her when she tried to appeal to him directly.

Featuring:

Maria Ressa (@mariaressa), co-founder and CEO of Rappler

Hosts:

Kara Swisher (@karaswisher), Recode co-founder and editor-at-large

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Best of Recode Decode:  Maria Ressa

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