Nancy Pelosi is not returning Mark Zuckerberg’s calls after a fake video of her slurring went viral on Facebook, according to The Washington Post.
The Post reported that the house speaker’s refusal to engage with Zuckerberg highlights her frustration with how Facebook declined to remove the video.
Pelosi called for greater regulation of big tech following the video spreading like wildfire.
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Nancy Pelosi is reportedly ghosting Mark Zuckerberg.
According to a report in The Washington Post, the house speaker has ignored the Facebook CEO’s efforts to make contact after a fake video of her slurring went viral on the social network.
Facebook refused to remove the video, citing freedom of speech. The company did, however, downrank versions of the clip, which slows down Pelosi’s speech at a Center for American Progress event in May to make it sound like she is slurring.
The Post said Pelosi has not returned Zuckerberg’s call or reached out to him personally, according to two people familiar with the matter. It reflects her frustration with how Facebook handled the matter, the sources added, and her lack of appetite to hear his explanation.
Her staff and Zuckerberg’s have been in contact, the Post …read more
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