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Facebook needs independent ethical oversight, U.K. lawmakers say

Monday, February 18, 2019

Facebook and other big tech companies should be subject to a compulsory code of ethics to tackle the spread of fake news, the abuse of users’ data and the bullying of smaller firms, British lawmakers said on Monday. In a damning report that singled out Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg for what it said was a failure of leadership and personal responsibility, the U.K. parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media and…