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“Chris Hughes Worked to Create Facebook. Now, He Is Working [With Government] to Break It Up”

“Chris Hughes used to huddle with Mark Zuckerberg in a Harvard dorm room building Facebook from scratch. Now, he’s huddling with regulators to explain why Facebook needs to be broken up. In recent weeks, Mr. Hughes has joined two leading … Continue reading

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“Justice Department to Open Broad, New Antitrust Review of Big Tech Companies”

“The Justice Department is opening a broad antitrust review into whether dominant technology firms are unlawfully stifling competition, adding a new Washington threat for companies such as Facebook Inc., Google, Amazon.com Inc. and Apple Inc….” https://www.wsj.com/articles/justice-department-to-open-broad-new-antitrust-review-of-big-tech-companies-11563914235

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“Critics slam $5 billion Facebook fine as weak”

“The biggest tech critics in Congress, who had long pushed for tough penalties on Facebook over its handling of consumer data, made it clear that the settlement terms fell short of their expectations. “The FTC just gave Facebook a Christmas … Continue reading

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Completely Corrupt: “FTC votes to approve $5 billion settlement with Facebook in privacy probe”

“The Federal Trade Commission voted this week to approve a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook that could end an investigation into its privacy practices, according to a person familiar with the matter but not authorized to speak on the … Continue reading

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“Facebook Issues New Policy Saying It’s Acceptable to Post Death Threats Against Me” [PJW]

“UPDATE: Facebook has deleted its new policy that allowed violent threats against “dangerous individuals” after a backlash. “Dangerous individuals” included anyone Facebook didn’t like. Facebook has issued a new policy update saying it’s acceptable to post death threats and incite … Continue reading

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Facebook… inciting… violence against Paul Joseph Watson, [and others]

“As reported by Paul Joseph Watson of Infowars and Summit.news, Facebook has issued a “fatwa” against him in a recent post by the platform to its Community Standards policy “saying that it’s acceptable to incite violence against” him… “This is literally … Continue reading

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“ZUCKERBERG ADMITS FACEBOOK MEDDLED IN [IRISH] ABORTION ELECTION”

“Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted to a speech to a like-minded audience that his company essentially meddled in the Irish referendum on legalizing abortion by refusing to run advertisements by pro-life groups. Speaking at the Aspen Ideas Festival in the … Continue reading

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