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Facebook’s grilling. A teachable moment, or none of my business?

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It’s October 5th. The start of a well-deserved grilling of Facebook, and more scrutiny of social media than we typically permit ourselves. I am pouring over documents and footage as this is a topic that I will address (again) when we get back to school after Fall break. Facebook’s whistleblower Frances Haugen brings to the surface many concerns we discuss in class, and what…




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Angelo Fernando

Angelo Fernando

I teach Writing & Publishing; Computers & Tech. Author, tech columnist, robotics coach. My podcast is at https://tinyurl.com/Radio201podcast

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