Zuckerberg faces Congress for 2nd day of hearing (WATCH LIVE)

Zuckerberg faces Congress for 2nd day of hearing (WATCH LIVE)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is back on Capitol Hill today for another round of questioning by the House Energy and Commerce Committee, following Tuesday’s five-hour Senate hearing. Zuckerberg took questions from almost 50 legislators on Tuesday. The CEO was questioned on data privacy, Facebook’s handling of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, and potential regulation of the […]

A Brazilian Judge Just Handed Facebook Censorship Powers

A Brazilian Judge Just Handed Facebook Censorship Powers

Marco Civil A new ruling also orders Facebook to provide Brazilian authorities with the names and IP addresses of users who share false stories, even if those users had subsequently deleted the posts. by Taisa Sganzerla Let’s block ads! (Why?) MintPress News fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news […]

Trump Homeland Security Adviser Bossert resigns

Trump Homeland Security Adviser Bossert resigns

[unable to retrieve full-text content] White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has announced the resignation of President Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser, Tom Bossert. Read Full Article at RT.com RT US News fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach […]

MLK’s Children Reveal His Undelivered Speech: “America May Go to Hell”

MLK’s Children Reveal His Undelivered Speech: “America May Go to Hell”

MEMPHIS—It has been 50 years since the world lost civil rights visionary Martin Luther King, Jr. His speeches and activism resonated with so many, and ripples of his influence continue to be felt today. At the time it happened, his murder devastated Black Americans and supporters of the civil rights struggle across the country. This […]

Hungary’s Election Campaign Ends in a Flurry of Dirty Tricks

Hungary’s Election Campaign Ends in a Flurry of Dirty Tricks

Reporting from Budapest this week, it was impossible not to notice that, in the run-up to Sunday’s election, the streets of the Hungarian capital have come to resemble a far-right Facebook page, crammed full of posters and billboards that use the crude visual language of internet memes to attack the enemies, real and imagined, of […]

How an Army of Trolls Protects Guatemala’s Corrupt Elite

How an Army of Trolls Protects Guatemala’s Corrupt Elite

At 6:02 a.m. on August 27, 2017, the president of Guatemala, Jimmy Morales, uploaded a video statement to Twitter declaring the former Colombian judge Iván Velásquez a persona non grata and ordering his expulsion from the country. Velásquez is investigating corruption on behalf of a United Nations-backed commission in Guatemala, and had recently moved to […]

75 For and 80,945 Against: Nestle allowed to pump more water in Michigan despite public outcry

75 For and 80,945 Against: Nestle allowed to pump more water in Michigan despite public outcry

Michigan’s Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has given Nestle permission to extract 400 gallons (1,500 liters) of water per minute for its Stanwood bottling plant, in the face of a sustained protest campaign. “We cannot base our decisions on public opinion because our department is required to follow the rule of law when making determinations,” […]

Zuckerberg's 'deleted messages' revelation adds to list of Facebook faux pas

Zuckerberg's 'deleted messages' revelation adds to list of Facebook faux pas

As the firestorm surrounding Facebook’s handling of user data continues to rage, it’s now emerging that the social media site giant reached into people’s accounts and deleted messages from CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other executives. Citing multiple sources, Techcrunch is reporting that people’s interactions with Zuckerberg have mysteriously disappeared from their inboxes, although their responses […]

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