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Oxford Scientists Slam Facebook Over 'Censorship' Over COVID Mask-Wearing Article

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Two Oxford scientists have skewered Facebook, claiming the company is engaged in anti-democratic censorship by flagging their article on mask-wearing "false information." Professor Carl Heneghan and Dr. Tom Jefferson authored a paper called,…
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