Facebook Inc and Twitter took action

Facebook Inc and Twitter took action on posts from the US president Donald Trump on Tuesday for violating their rules against coronavirus misinformation by suggesting that Covid-19 was just like the flu [see 5.30pm]. Facebook took the post down but not before it was shared about 26,000 times, data from the company‚Äôs metric tool CrowdTangle showed. The men are accused of torturing 21-year-old farm manager Brendin Horner, whose lifeless body was found covered in blood and tied to a post on remote farmland outside the town of Paul Roux on Friday. Following the latest in a string of attacks on … Continue reading Facebook Inc and Twitter took action