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Old 29th June 2020, 07:08 AM   #1
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Facebook Bows To Revenue,Share Price Pressure

After Coca Cola, Unilever and others withdraw all advertising from Facebook and Instagram, at a community meeting on Friday Zuckerberg announced that Facebook now "will hide or block content considered hateful or that could harm voting, with no exception for politicians." I guess all that pablum about not being in the "content" business came home to hit him in the gut now that his advertisers are taking a stand.
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/fa...ant-2020-06-26
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Old 29th June 2020, 09:33 PM   #2
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Bbbbbbut...... Free SpeechTM
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Bbbbbbut...... Free SpeechTM
In the USA you can say what you like about the Government and the Government cannot give you any sanction for it. That is free speech. Outside of that people do not have free speech. It is something the ignorant protest about.
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Old 29th June 2020, 10:33 PM   #4
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In the USA you can say what you like about the Government and the Government cannot give you any sanction for it. That is free speech. Outside of that people do not have free speech. It is something the ignorant protest about.
Yes, that was my point, albeit made with a dollop of sarcasm.
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Yes, that was my point, albeit made with a dollop of sarcasm.
.... if ya gotta 'splain it.................
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Old 30th June 2020, 01:25 AM   #6
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.... if ya gotta 'splain it.................
What do you mean?
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Bbbbbbut...... Free SpeechTM
You have a right to speak. You do not have a right to be listened to.
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