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Source: Mediaite

Facebook is chalking some controversial content blocking up as an “accident” following reports that the social media site was forbidding links to the WikiLeaks data dump on the Democratic National Committee.

WikiLeaks created a political firestorm over the weekend after they published hacked emails showing Democratic Party officials discussing ways to undermine Bernie Sanders‘ presidential run. As the story developed however, WikiLeaks took notice of a trend on Twitter, where Facebook users posted screenshots of the error messages they received when they tried to post certain links referencing the scandal.

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