• Sacha Baron Cohen: ‘I Had to Ring the Alarm' on Facebook's Handling of Holocaust Deniers

    12 days ago - By The Wrap

    Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen says he has felt compelled to rip Facebook for its “absurd” handling of Holocaust denial and racist content because, it argues, that doing so threatens democracy
    Late last year, Baron Cohen gave a speech at the Anti-Defamation League's “Never Is Now” Summit in New York City where he skewered Facebook for not doing enough to combat racism and anti-Semitism on its platform. The “Borat” actor was especially unsettled by Facebook's stance against policing the veracity of political ads. (Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg had said it was best for users to decide what is and...
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