DARE: News Organizations Flag Concerns on Facebook’s Political-Ad Rules
News organizations raise objections to parts of Facebook's plans to combat misinformation in political advertising. Online hoaxers move within minutes to create fake Facebook accounts and spread other falsehoods… More
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TODAY marks one year since the unjust imprisonment of Iranian writers and 2021 PEN/Barbey #FreedomToWrite honorees Baktash Abtin, Keyvan Bajan, and Reza Khandan Mahabadi for spurious propaganda and national security charges at the notorious Evin prison. http://bit.ly/3kDU0h9
An official indictment against PEN America's #FreedomToWrite honoree Xu Zhiyong confirms what human rights groups have been saying since his arrest—his only “crime” has been to peacefully write about and advocate for reform. https://bit.ly/3lY97Bk
Four of the top ten most challenged books in 2020 are about race and racism. Author Ta-Nahesi Coates spoke with @CBSMornings to discuss #BannedBooksWeek and his reaction to one of his own books being banned. https://cbsn.ws/3zKNU2O