Scientists funded by Zuckerberg criticize Facebook's inaction on Trump posts


Say president trump should not be allowed to use Facebook to spread misinformation KCBS is Susan Kennedy reports they've penned a letter this weekend to mark Zuckerberg calling on him to take action more than a hundred sixty scientists have signed a letter to Facebook CEO mark Zuckerberg including dozens were doing research funded by Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla chan and others who were employees of their foundations they say Facebook should not be allowing the president to use the platform to spread misinformation and incendiary language that harms people especially now with racial injustice in the spotlight they specifically are objecting to the president's post that stated when the looting starts the shooting starts a statement they feel clearly was meant to incite violence second work is so far refused to take down or label post by the president says he will review possible additional options for handling content that violates or partially violates Facebook policies

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