Big Social Media implicated in “extremist material & fake news” being published.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has joined Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May in calling on social media companies to crack down on extremist material being published by users.
It comes in the wake of the recent terror attacks in Australia and Britain.
Facebook is considered a hotbed for terrorist recruitment, incitement, propaganda and the spreading of radical thinking. Twitter, YouTube and encrypted services such WhatsApp and Telegram are also implicated. Read article here