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Sacha Baron Cohen chastises big tech for spreading lies

7 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

'Borat' and 'Bruno' comedian Sacha Baron Cohen issued a searing rebuke of social media companies, with particular aim at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, decrying the industry as the 'greatest propaganda machine in history' for spreading hate speech and political misinformation.
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Sacha Baron Cohen calls social media 'the greatest propaganda machine in history'

7 monthes ago   |   By Stl Today

Sacha Baron Cohen has had it with social media.
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Watch the viral clip of Sacha Baron Cohen tearing into Mark Zuckerberg over hate speech, violence, and political lies on Facebook

Watch the viral clip of Sacha Baron Cohen tearing into Mark Zuckerberg over hate speech, violence, and political lies on Facebook

7 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Actor and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen had harsh words for the country's biggest tech companies while accepting the International Leadership Award from the Anti-Defamation League on Thursday.
Cohen criticized online platforms like Facebook , Twitter, and Google for generating "the greatest propaganda machine in history," and giving violent extremists a platform to reach billions of people.
Cohen called Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg 's stance on free speech "ludicrous," referring to Facebook's unwillingness to remove political ads and other social media posts that contain intentional lies and...
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