Zuckerberg: Facebook to stop recommending political groups in bid to ‘turn down the temperature’

… Facebook will no longer recommend political and civic groups to its users

… less than a year and a half after Zuckerberg championed Facebook’s role as a platform for “free expression”

… A clampdown on political amplification

… “a continuation of work we’ve been doing for a while to turn down the temperature and discourage divisive conversations”

… new steps to limit the amount of political content users see in its News Feed