Senator Cantwell's Statement on Facebook


Senator Cantwell Calls on Social Media Companies to Confront Hate, Better Protect Minority Rights


WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) called on social media companies to confront hate and better protect minority rights and vulnerable communities on their platforms:


"We cannot let social media platforms be hijacked and abused by foreign bad actors in our country or anywhere else in the world. Facebook and other technology companies must find the means to address these problems head on and invest in solutions.

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