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After a roller coaster 24 hours for Facebook — in which a whistleblower lodged damning claims at at the site, its stock fell 5% and the company suffered a more than five-hour outage across its most popular apps — the spotlight has shifted to Congress and what, if anything, lawmakers are willing to do to rein in the social media behemoth. ...
Journalist Glenn Greenwald feels the Facebook whistleblower is a tool to halt content which "offends the sensibilities and beliefs of Democratic Party leaders and their liberal followers."  ...
In an NBC News exclusive, Antigone Davis, Facebook's global head of safety, spoke to Stephanie Ruhle about the company's massive outage that knocked out service for users around the world across multiple platforms. Davis also defended the company against criticisms over accountability. ...
Establishment media-backed Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen testified before the Senate Commerce Committee today, telling lawmakers that they should set up a new regulatory agency to protect against the "harms" of Big Tech (including so-called disinformation and hate speech), and that people like her should get to run it. ...

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