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THE GOOGLE TAPE: Google Global Affairs VP Kent Walker -- ‘History Is on Our Side’

THE GOOGLE TAPE: Google Global Affairs VP Kent Walker -- ‘History Is on Our Side’

Speaking to Google employees a few days after the 2016 election, Google VP for Global Affairs Kent Walker assured the company that despite Trump’s election, history was “on [their] side” but that they must work to ensure that “populism [and] nationalism” around the world is nothing more than a “blip” and a “hiccup” in the march towards progress.

Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Is a Public Square More than 5 Times

Jack Dorsey Says Twitter Is a Public Square More than 5 Times

Speaking before Senators and Representatives today, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey repeatedly referred to his platform as a "public square" while simultaneouslyarguing that he has the right to remove lawful content protected by the First Amendment from it.

Trump Slams Google for Biased Search Results

Trump Slams Google for Biased Search Results

President Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday to condemn Google, criticizing the search engine as "rigged" for favoring liberal and establishment news publications in its search results.

Report: Ecuador to Withdraw Asylum from Julian Assange

Report: Ecuador to Withdraw Asylum from Julian Assange

The Intercept reports that Ecuador will soon withdraw asylum from WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been claiming refuge in the country's London embassy since 2012, citing fears that he will be extradited to the U.S.

Facebook Takes Down Event Page for Anti-Caravan Protest

Facebook Takes Down Event Page for Anti-Caravan Protest

Facebook has deleted an event page hosted by San Diegans for Secure Borders (SDSB), citing a violation of their community standards. The event was a protest against the caravan of illegal aliens aiming to enter the U.S.

Court Seals Documents for Google in James Damore Case

Court Seals Documents for Google in James Damore Case

Google has filed a motion in court to seal documents pertaining to James Damore's class-action lawsuit against them, arguing that the documents were causing their employees to be "harassed.

Six Questions Members of Congress Should Ask Zuckerberg

Six Questions Members of Congress Should Ask Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerbergfaced a mixture of tough and softball questions at yesterday's Senate hearing. Many questions were left unanswered, and members of the House will have to pick up the slack today.

Report: Facebook ‘Transparency’ Function Blocks Users Who Get Too Curious

Report: Facebook ‘Transparency’ Function Blocks Users Who Get Too Curious

A Facebook tool designed to inform users about the advertisers trying to target them through the platform withholds key information from consumers that get too curious, even locking them out when they use it too many times, according to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek.

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