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Meta has threatened to pull all news from Facebook in the US if an 'ill-considered' bill that would compel it to pay publishers passes

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Meta CEO, Mark Zuckerberg. Photo by Liu Jie/Xinhua via Getty
Meta threatened to pull news from its US platform over a media bill, in a statement on Monday.
The media bill will require Facebook and other platforms to pay publishers to distribute news.
Meta previously cut all access to news in Australia after a similar bill was passed in the country.
Facebook owner Meta issued a public warning on Monday that it could remove all news from its US platform if Congress passes its upcoming media competition bill, which will force Meta and other platforms to compensate publishers and broadcasters...
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