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Facebook, Alphabet and Twitter defend filtering practices before US Congress

Updated : July 18, 2018 10:41 AM IST

Conservative Republicans in Congress have criticized social media companies for what they claim are politically motivated practices in removing some content, a charge the companies have rejected.
Facebook said earlier this year it had retained former Republican Senator Jon Kyl to advise the company "on potential bias against conservative voices."
Twitter's senior strategist Nick Pickles said the company does not discriminate against conservatives and works to make neutral decisions.
Facebook, Alphabet and Twitter defend filtering practices before US Congress
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