Facebook, Twitter and Google grilled by MPs over hate speech
18 March 2017
The British Home Affairs select committee asked social media representatives why they did not police their content more effectively, given the billions they made.
A recent investigation by the Times found adverts were appearing alongside content from supporters of extremist groups, making them around £6 per 1,000 viewers, as well as making money for the company.
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