New Zealand prime minister puts pressure on social media companies
Tuesday, 19 March 2019 New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said social media platforms need to take more responsibility after a gunman livestreamed two mosque attacks on Facebook. Issie Lapowsky of Wired joined CBSN to discuss Ardern's criticism and how governments can respond to tech companies.
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