Facebook removes pages linked to white nationalist Richard Spencer and The Nationalist Initiative’s page; all pages are linked to “hate groups” by the SPLC (Tess Owen/VICE News)

Tess Owen / VICE News: Facebook removes pages linked to white nationalist Richard Spencer and The Nationalist Initiative’s page; all pages are linked to “hate

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Vietnamese human rights groups, independent journalists question if Facebook is helping suppress dissent by removing content flagged by state-sponsored trolls (Megha Rajagopalan/BuzzFeed)

Megha Rajagopalan / BuzzFeed: Vietnamese human rights groups, independent journalists question if Facebook is helping suppress dissent by removing content flagged by state-sponsored trolls  — 

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The Sri Lankan government and civil society groups say that Facebook has failed for years to monitor and remove accounts inciting ethnic violence in Sri Lanka (BuzzFeed)

BuzzFeed: The Sri Lankan government and civil society groups say that Facebook has failed for years to monitor and remove accounts inciting ethnic violence in

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Myanmar civil society groups say Zuckerberg mischaracterized efficacy of Facebook systems to detect hate speech on Messenger in their country in Vox interview (Paul Mozur/New York Times)

Paul Mozur / New York Times: Myanmar civil society groups say Zuckerberg mischaracterized efficacy of Facebook systems to detect hate speech on Messenger in their

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As Congress considers the CLOUD (Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data) Act, backed by Microsoft and other big tech firms, human rights groups raise concerns (Tom Krazit/GeekWire)

Tom Krazit / GeekWire: As Congress considers the CLOUD (Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data) Act, backed by Microsoft and other big tech firms, human

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