Facebook Backtracks, Removes Video of Beheading

After vocal backlash on Tuesday against Facebook’s policy on violent images, the company took down a video of a woman’s beheading from the website. The social networking site had enforced a temporary ban on graphic videos in May, but then quietly lifted the ban during the summer, arguing that as long as users were uploading the content in order to condemn violence [continue reading here]

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