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Facebook censorship?

this morning (sunday 2nd), 10.42-10.59am, on bbc world service radio
bbc trending (presented by mike wendling) concludes with …

“Palestinians are accusing Facebook of censoring some of their social media posts to win favour with the Israeli government. We also hear about counter claims by Israelis, who say Facebook is failing to remove material that incites violence against them.
The hashtag #facebookcensorspalestine has been used over 120,000 times this week, and it’s all part of a campaign run by Palestinian journalists to highlight recent Facebook decisions.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter kate lamble
raja abdulhaq, of the quds news network
nitsana darshan-leitner, of shurat hadin
(if you miss it, available from 0:09:41 to 0:17:00 at


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