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FRONTLINE

The Facebook Dilemma (Part One)

Season 37 Episode 4 | 55m 17s

Facebook’s promise was to create a more open and connected world. FRONTLINE finds that multiple warnings about the platform’s negative impact on privacy and democracy were eclipsed by Facebook’s relentless pursuit of growth.

Aired: 10/29/18

Rating: NR

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