Twitter's Trump ban raises social media regulation questions, says Hancock

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Trump's Twitter ban raises social media regulation questions, says Hancock
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Trump's Twitter ban raises social media regulation questions, says Hancock

Social media firms are 'taking editorial decisions,' according to the health secretary

Social media companies' decision to ban Donald Trump from their platforms raises a "very big question" regarding regulation, UK Health Secretary (and formerly Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media...

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