Facebook said Thursday it banned an Israeli company that ran an influence campaign aimed at disrupting elections in various countries and has cancelled dozens of accounts engaged in spreading disinformation.
A class-action lawsuit launched against Facebook by a British Columbia woman is allowed to include residents of Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Newfoundland and Labrador who claim their images were used without their knowledge.
Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan referenced "Satanic Jews" in a speech denying allegations of antisemitism, misogyny and homophobia after Facebook banned him from the social media platform.
The question comes up over and over, with extremist material, hate speech, election meddling and privacy invasions. Why can't Facebook just fix it? It's complicated, but the element of human nature plays a part.