Facebook Unrepentant: Censoring their Censorship

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It’s been two weeks since Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with leaders of conservative media to calm down accusations that the social media site was censoring conservative news and opinion.

After the meeting one of the attendees, Media Research Center Pres. Brent Bozell “characterized the meeting between Zuckerberg and conservative leaders as generally positive and ‘cordial’ – but, also expressed a cautious wait-and-see reaction to Facebook’s promises of reform, citing the social media giant’s loss of public trust.”

He also said “We’ll see how the [internal]investigation turns out”

Bozell’s caution was well-founded. The internal investigation took only a few days, and Facebook found “no evidence of systematic political bias in the selection or prominence of stories included in the Trending Topics feature.”

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