Skip to comments.Facebook ‘Sorry’ For Censoring Brewer
Posted on 08/22/2011 9:40:59 AM PDT by Nachum
Isnt it funny how that happens. Do any of you know a liberal whos been censored by YouTube or Facebook, because the number of conservatives flagged or removed is mounting. Facebook said Friday it mistakenly removed a post in which Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer criticized a controversial policy decision by President Barack Obamas administration to limit deportations of illegal immigrants. Facebook spokesman Andrew Noyes responded to a query by The Associated Press by saying in a brief email that Brewers post was removed in error and that Facebook was sorry.
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They are sorry that they got caught censoring a legitimate political opinion.
Cripes compared to some of the tripe on FACEBOOK...Governor Brewer’s was rather tame
Anything FB is akin to laying down with dogs, getting up with fleas.
I am just a regular FB user and I find that if I use BHO name my posts stay on my Wall and don’t get published to my Friends.
Some Facebook minion had to read the post. Some Facebook minion had to make the judgment that Gov. Brewer’s opinion was offensive (either to minion or others).
Editorial decision based on “offensive”.
“Offense” is determined by the reader. It has no place as an editorial determinent in a forum of free ideas (e.g your like of bacon is offensive to me and my religion).
The proper editorial response is: “Get over it and get a life”
If this had been an average citizen, FB would not have apologized.
Pretty much sums up the true reason for the deletion.