Posts Tagged: Facebook

Facebook Changing Its Policies To Protect Famous People From Harassment

Facebook is changing its policies in the hope of cutting down on harassment – even famous ones. The new rules ban “harmful content that attacks public figures” – such as celebrities, journalists, or politicians. The platform will also be going after “coordinated efforts of mass harassment” and Groups that attempt to “harass or silence people”…. Read more »

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Facebook Deletes Hateful Lizzo Comments

Facebook is stepping up in support of Lizzo.   The social media platform has begun to remove hate speech and trolls from the platform that were derogatory towards Lizzo.   Over the weekend, Lizzo was in tears on Instagram after she was the subject of hate speech following the release of her song “Rumors” featuring Cardi B. … Read more »

Zuckerberg Says Facebook To Show Less Political Content

Facebook is making some changes to cut down on political content. Mark Zuckerberg says the platform will stop recommending political groups – something it already stopped doing in the leadup to the 2020 election – and make other tweaks to reduce the amount of political content in the News Feed. On a quarterly earnings call,… Read more »