Amy Klobuchar says Facebook 'promotes extremism and hurts our communities'

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Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) is blasting Facebook after a whistleblower's release of a series of internal documents, alleging the company "knew" that its platform "promotes extremism and hurts our communities."

Klobuchar, who serves as chair of the Senate Judiciary's antitrust committee, called for lawmakers to take action after former Facebook employee Frances Haugen's recent disclosure of internal documents and her allegations that the company has put profits over safety.

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