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Mark Zuckerberg gets trashed over Vietnam photo
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg faced a barrage of dislikes Friday from Norway, where the editor of the country’s largest newspaper assailed the social network’s decision to remove an iconic image from the Vietnam War. Espen Egil Hansen, editor of Aftenposten, accused Zuckerberg of “abusing your power” as the “world’s most powerful editor” for censoring the...
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Facebook deletes Norway PM’s post criticizing the company’s censorship of iconic Vietnam photo
Facebook deleted a post by Norway Prime Minister Erna Solberg which criticized the social networking service for censoring the iconic ‘Napalm Girl’ photo from the Vietnam War. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Norway Accuses Facebook of Censorship Over 'Napalm Girl' Photo
Facebook faced accusations of censorship from Norway following its decision to delete posts containing the Pulitzer-winning image of a girl fleeing napalm bombs during the Vietnam War.
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Norway paper blasts Facebook for 'napalm girl' censorship
Norways's Aftenposten newspaper accused Facebook's chief of 'abusing your power.'       
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Norway's PM Solberg attacks Facebook 'censorship' over Vietnam photo
Norway's prime minister joined a campaign by a Norwegian newspaper on Friday accusing Facebook Inc of undue censorship by barring a Vietnam War era news photograph showing a naked girl fleeing a napalm attack.
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Newspaper blasts Facebook for nude 'napalm girl' censorship
Norways's Aftenposten newspaper accused Facebook's chief of 'abusing your power.'         
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Norway paper blasts Facebook for nude 'napalm girl' censorship
Norways's Aftenposten newspaper accused Facebook's chief of 'abusing your power.'       
4869 points by USA Today | Facebook Social network service MySpace Napalm Phan Thị Kim Phúc Publishing Viet Cong Web 2.0
Facebook slammed for censoring naked girl war photo

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Facebook cracks down on iconic Vietnam War photo over nudity, Norway goes berserk
Norwegians have been accusing Facebook of censorship since the social media giant decided to enforce its nudity rules by deleting the iconic photo of a Vietnamese girl running away in terror after her village was hit by a napalm attack. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Correction: Norway-Facebook-Napalm Girl story
COPENHAGEN, Denmark — In a Sept. 9 story about Facebook allowing postings of a 1972 photo of a naked, screaming girl after a napalm attack in Vietnam, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the social media site often automatically removes photos if enough people report objections. Facebook says that if content does not violate its standards, it will remain on the site regardless of the number of reports.A corrected version of the story is below:Facebook allows postings of 'napalm girl' photo after debate
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Facebook reverses decision on 'Napalm girl' photo
Social media giant reverses decision to censor iconic Vietnam War image in face of mounting public criticism.
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Facebook U-turn: Social network backtracks on ‘Napalm girl’ photo censorship
Facebook has reversed its decision to block the famous image showing a naked girl suffering from a South Vietnamese napalm attack, after the network was accused of censorship around the world. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Facebook reinstates Vietnam photo after outcry over censorship
Facebook Inc has reinstated a Vietnam War-era photo of a naked girl fleeing a napalm attack, after a public outcry over its removal of the image including harsh criticism from Norway's prime minister.
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Facebook allows postings of 'napalm girl' photo after debate
COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Facebook on Friday reversed its decision to remove postings of an iconic 1972 image of a naked, screaming girl running from a napalm attack in Vietnam, after a Norwegian revolt against the tech giant.Protests in Norway started last month after Facebook deleted the Pulitzer Prize-winning image by Associated Press photographer Nick Ut from a Norwegian author's page, saying it violated its rules on nudity.The revolt escalated on Friday when Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg posted the image on her profile and Facebook deleted that too.
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Facebook allows ‘napalm girl’ photo after debate
Facebook on Friday reversed its decision to remove postings of an iconic 1972 image of a naked, screaming girl        
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Facebook reverses decision to remove iconic Vietnam photo
Facing a backlash in Norway over its decision to delete an historic Vietnam War image for violating its rules on nudity, the social media giant agreed Friday to allow the photo of a naked girl fleeing in agony from a napalm attack to be posted. “Because of its status as an iconic image of historical...
260 points by New York Post | Facebook Napalm Nick Ut Phan Thị Kim Phúc Censorship Freedom of speech Vietnam War Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook reinstates iconic photo of 'napalm girl'
Facebook decided Friday to reinstate the iconic, Vietnam War-era photograph of a naked girl running from a napalm attack.         
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In reversal, Facebook allowing posting of iconic napalm photo
A Norwegian revolt against Facebook's nude photo restrictions had previously escalated Friday as the prime minister posted the photo.
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Facebook reverses position on censoring Vietnam War photo
Facebook Inc. has reversed its decision to remove Nick Ut’s famous “napalm girl” photo from the Vietnam War after an attack from the Norwegian prime minister, who said the photo “shaped world history.”
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Facebook Blocks Historic Photo of Nude ‘Napalm Girl’ in Vietnam, Then Does An About-Face
Facebook, after a global backlash on its decision to disallow posts of the famous image from the Vietnam War showing a naked girl fleeing a napalm attack, has reversed course. The social-media giant had deleted a post last month by a Norwegian writer that included the 1972 Pulitzer-winning photo by the Associated Press’ Nick Ut. The... Read more »
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Norway takes on Facebook in battle over deletion of 'napalm girl' image
A Norwegian revolt against Facebook's nude-photo restrictions escalated Friday as the prime minister posted an iconic 1972 image of a naked, screaming girl running from a napalm attack, and the social media network promptly deleted it. Politicians of all stripes, journalists and regular Norwegians...
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Facebook under fire for censoring Vietnam War photo
Nick Ut’s most famous photograph — the image of 9-year-old Kim Phuc running from napalm — defined the horrors of the Vietnam War.
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