Fairness Rocks News Facebook deserves Google’s company at the hearing table


Fairness Rocks News Facebook deserves Google’s company at the hearing table

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Author: RICHARD N. GLADSTEIN

Date: June 11, 2019

Original Source: The Hill

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Facebook deserves Google’s company at the hearing table

It is abundantly clear that how we view online platforms has changed dramatically in light of the 2016 election, the Cambridge Analytica data privacy breach, and many other transgressions almost too numerous to count. The notion of internet exceptionalism is quickly fading, and, along with it, the myth in which Silicon Valley exists to “make the world a better place.” The reality is quite different: The world’s most powerful internet companies, Google and Facebook, have become highly concentrated and frequently act against the public’s interests.

Read more: https://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/technology/447973-facebook-deserves-googles-company-at-the-hearing-table