Gizmodo: Papua New Guinea to Block Facebook for a Month, Might Launch State-Run Alternative

Gizmodo: Papua New Guinea to Block Facebook for a Month, Might Launch State-Run Alternative . “Papua New Guinea, a nation of over 8 million, has announced that it will shut down Facebook for a month. The PNG government says that the shutdown will give it time to assess the spread of objectionable content on the site like porn and fake news. The government also said that it’s exploring the creation of its own social media site to replace Facebook.”

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