President Biden said Facebook and other social media platforms are “killing people” with misinformation about Covid-19, as the government ups its pressure on Big Tech over the spread of damaging false narratives. Biden made the comments Friday after he was approached by a reporter who asked him what his message was to platforms like Facebook on the topic of Covid misinformation. “They’re...
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