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Gutfeld on Congress attacking Zuckerberg

>>DID YOU DISCUSS SO-CALLED SOCIAL MEDIA BIAS AND YOU BELIEVE THERE IS A BIAS?>>CONGRESSWOMAN, I DON’T REMEMBER EVERYTHING THAT WAS ON THE QUESTION.>>THAT’S ALL RIGHT. I’LL MOVE ON.>>CONGRESSWOMAN, SURE. WE ACTUALLY DON’T APPOINT INDEPENDENT FACT-CHECKERS. THEY GO THROUGH AN INDEPENDENT ORGANIZATION CALLED THE INDEPENDENT FACT-CHECKING NETWORK. THAT HAS A RIGOROUS STANDARD FOR WHO THEY ALLOW TO SERVICE FACT-CHECKER.>>Greg: WHAT A...

Jack Dorsey Announces Twitter’s Ban on Political Ads by Subtweeting Zuckerberg – News

As Facebook comes under fire for its controversial policy allowing false or misleading political ads, Twitter has decided to respond by simply avoiding the issue entirely Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced Wednesday that the social network will completely ban political advertisements beginning November 22, including both ads from political candidates and advertisements promoting political issues “We believe political message reach...

Twitter bans political ads — which side does this help? | Tech Wash

Jack Dorsey has quite the sense of timing. Just minutes before Facebook was set to announce its latest set of financial results the Twitter chief executive suddenly grabbed all the headlines by announcing that his company will no longer accept political advertising. Political reach, he said, should be earned and not bought. And that decision has refocused attention on Facebook’s...

Lawmakers grill Zuckerberg on cryptocurrency, false claims in political ads

JUDY WOODRUFF: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrived on Capitol Hill in Washington today, and was put on the hot seat about mounting concerns from Republicans and Democrats. Amna Nawaz has the story. And, for the record, we should note, the “PBS NewsHour” produces some content as part of a business relationship with Facebook. AMNA NAWAZ: It’s the first appearance from...