The New York Times has released a new report that shows just how corrupt Facebook has become. Not only did the company fail to prevent propaganda from becoming the norm on their network, but they also hired a right wing firm to smear liberal activists going after them. On top of that, Democratic leader Chuck Schumer tried to get lawmakers to back off the network because his daughter works there. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins talks about the new information.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced