Facebook Has Been Accused Of Helping The Vietnamese Government Crack Down On Dissent

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The open letter from human rights activists and independent media groups in Vietnam criticizing Mark Zuckerberg comes ahead of his Congressional hearings and amid a rising tide of global criticism over Facebook’s content moderation policies.

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Mark Zuckerberg leaves the office of Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) after meeting with her on Capitol Hill the day before his scheduled hearing on April 10 before the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees.

Mark Zuckerberg leaves the office of Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) after meeting with her on Capitol Hill the day before his scheduled hearing on April 10 before the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees.

Dozens of journalists, human rights advocates and civil society groups in Vietnam have criticized Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg in an open letter ahead of him testifying before Congress.

The letter claims Facebook inappropriately suspended accounts and removed content belonging to human rights activists and journalists at the behest of the government.
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