Monthly Archives: April 2019

Looking back: UK Far-Right Activist Banned from Facebook

Banned from Facebook: Robinson’s FB page removed due to use of dehumanizing language Tommy Robinson, whose real name is Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, was banned from Facebook and Instagram a few months ago for content he posted. Robinson, who previously led the English Defense League, had been widely infamous in the social media platforms for the content […]

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Facebook Suing Companies behind Fake Accounts

Facebook is no longer tolerating fake accounts or people who are selling them. In a recent move against fake news and misinformation, the social media giant filed a lawsuit against China-based companies that were selling fake accounts, followers and likes. The companies not only created fake accounts but also promoted their sale. Facebook found about […]

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