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Facebook bans ‘dangerous individuals’ – BBC News

Milo Yiannopoulous, Alex Jones and Louis Farrakhan have all been banned. Facebook is banning several prominent figures it regards as “dangerous individuals”. The social network accused Alex Jones, host of right-wing conspiracy website InfoWars, its UK editor Paul Joseph Watson … Continue reading

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Supporting hate groups like the Proud Boys got far-right leader Tommy Robinson kicked off Facebook and Instagram

Image: Vice News Feb 26 2019 – Vice News plus commentary Tommy Robinson was banned from Twitter in March 2018 for similar reasons. Hate speech and promoting violence is not allowed in traditional media so why should it be allowed … Continue reading

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Can this tech pioneer convince you to delete your social media accounts?

Oct 5 2018 – CBC The Current — Jaron Lanier says evidence shows addictive design was deliberately used for platform — We are lumped into groups of millions of like minded users based on data collected from us from many … Continue reading

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Social Media and Internet Monopolies Manipulating the Masses

Sept 28, 2017, smartphone being operated in front of GAFA logos as background in Hédé-Bazouges, western France. (DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images) April 25 2018 Powerful message, warnings, impacts and solutions offered. Digital Media and Global Affairs expert Taylor Owen talks about … Continue reading

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