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This is Mark Zuckerberg's prepared statement for Congress

This is Mark Zuckerberg's prepared statement for Congress
From TechCrunch - April 9, 2018

Ahead of Mark Zuckerbergstestimony before Congress on Wednesday, the House Energy and Commerce Committee has released the Facebook CEOs prepared statement.

In it, Zuckerberg explains that Facebookhas always been an optimistic organization, focusing on connecting people and giving them a voice. But Zuckerberg also admits that the idealist train of thought might have blinded the company to potential misuses of Facebooks toolset.

But its clear now that we didnt do enough to prevent these tools from being used for harm as well. That goes for fake news, foreign interference in elections, and hate speech, as well as developers and data privacy. We didnt take a broad enough view of our responsibility, and that was a big mistake. It was my mistake, and Im sorry. I started Facebook, I run it, and Im responsible for what happens here.

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