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Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

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Denying the Holocaust happened is probably OK on Facebook. Calling for a mob to kill Jews is not.
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Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot NEW YORK - Denying the Holocaust is probably OK on Facebook. Calling for a mob to kill Jews is not....
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Mark Zuckerberg congratulated President Trump on a successful campaign after his election victory

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg called then president-elect Donald Trump to congratulate him on his victory over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, according to a new report. Zuckerberg placed the secret call sometime in the days after the election to heap praise on the Trump team...
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Facebook should stick to German laws on Holocaust denial, Berlin says after Zuckerberg's comments

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Facebook must comply with Germany's laws banning Holocaust denial regardless of its own internal polices, authorities gave a warning to the company CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, who said Holocaust denier's comments should not be removed.
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly called Trump to congratulate him after the 2016 election

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly called Trump to congratulate him after the 2016 election

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Mark Zuckerberg called Donald Trump to congratulate him on his shock 2016 election victory.
That's according to a new report from BuzzFeed News, which also says Facebook internally views the Trump campaign as an advertising "innovator."
Business Insider previously reported in May 2017 that Trump and Zuckerberg had spoken multiple times over the phone since the election.
Mark Zuckerberg called Donald Trump soon after the 2016 US presidential election to congratulate him on his shock victory, according to a new report from BuzzFeed News - and also reportedly congratulated him on his...
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Fresh Facebook Controversy: Zuckerberg Defends Rights Of Holocaust Deniers

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Mark Zuckerberg is seeking to clarify remarks in which he defended the rights of Holocaust deniers to publish falsehoods on Facebook. In an interview, he attempted to explain why Facebook is reluctant to censor posts that are both untrue and offensive as long as they are not intentionally misleading.
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Mark Zuckerberg defends hate on Facebook - as long as it's targeted against Jews

Mark Zuckerberg defends hate on Facebook - as long as it's targeted against Jews

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Facebook is a brilliant social-networking platform with billions of users who join to make “friends” - not enemies. But Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has decided it's also a welcome hangout for Holocaust deniers. Explaining why it's his policy to not remove the anti-Semitic content of deniers, Zuckerberg advised that “there's a set of people who deny that the Holocaust happened... I don't believe that our platform should take that down because I think there are things that different people get wrong.”
Wrong content is one thing. Holocaust denial is not just “wrong,” it is hate speech. Just...
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