Facebook held an emotional company-wide meeting on Friday that centered on the controversial appearance of a company executive, Joel Kaplan, at a Senate confirmation hearing last week for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Axios reports. Mr. Kaplan, a personal friend of Judge Kavanaugh, appeared contrite, but declined to say whether it was a mistake for him to appear at the hearing, where the...
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