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Senior Facebook executive says it would favor regulation

Monday, June 24, 2019

A senior Facebook executive says the social media site is in favor of regulation to address some of the dark problems of the internet. Nick Clegg, the former leader of the U.K. Liberal Democrat party who now heads global affairs for Facebook, says it is not “for private companies” to decide how to balance free speech versus public harm. Clegg told the BBC on Monday that companies like Facebook are…