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Pinterest Moves to Stop Spread of Anti-Vaccine Images

Pinterest is taking a step to curb the spread of misinformation about vaccines on its image-posting service by not longer returning search results on the topic, according to this report from The Wall Street Journal. The issue was that the anti-vaccination movement was using the platform to spread views that contradict widely-accepted medical research.  The change is the latest example of a...

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In June, after protests against the police killing of George Floyd swept the country, Glenn Kelman, CEO of online real estate brokerage Redfin, wrote an email to his customers in which he committed to doing more to help Black customers find homes in neighborhoods they’ve traditionally been shut out of. Angry Redfin customers flooded the company with messages.

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