Congress Says Facebook Now 'Fakebook', A 'Proxy' For RSS Organizations

by GoNews Desk Oct 25, 2021 • 03:14 PM Views 636

The Congress party held a press conference today on the perceived malpractices of social media giant Facebook and its failure to rein in hate-mongering and polarisation. Spokesperson and party leader Pawan Khera said that the recent whistleblower testimony of Frances Haughen that specifically stated that Facebook promotes ethnic division and violence and its inaction is linked to hate speech emanating from RSS affiliated bodies and individuals. He said that Facebook was now 'fakebook' in India spreading all kinds ofmisinformation and hate speech specificaly against a particular community.