U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the economic system from the White Home in Washington, U.S. July 19, 2021.
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President Joe Biden on Monday walked again a few of his prior criticism of Facebook, saying he meant to accuse a handful of the social media platform’s customers of spreading lethal lies about Covid vaccines.
“Fb is not killing individuals,” Biden stated.
Biden added that he hopes Fb will do extra to combat “the outrageous misinformation” about coronavirus vaccines being unfold on its platform “as a substitute of taking it personally that by some means I am saying Fb is killing individuals.”
Final week, Biden appeared to say simply that: Requested outdoors the White Home what his message was to platforms like Fb relating to Covid disinformation, Biden stated, “They’re killing individuals.”
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