American actress and popstar Selena Gomez has shared her purpose for calling out Mark Zuckerberg over the unfold of false info on Fb relating to COVID vaccines.
In an interview with Zane Lowe on Apple Music, Gomez questioned the strategy of how Zuckerberg is dealing with the unfold of ‘disinformation’ on his platform.
The Fetish singer highlighted her views on the matter by saying, “But do you see, Zane, I did that for like 10 years, you know. It’s not time for it anymore. Like, I don’t care. Not in a careless way where I just want to hurt people’s feelings. It genuinely happened because it needed to.”
Selena additional acknowledged, “I think that I started with reaching out to people immediately, like directly. I wasn’t afraid to call out a Mark Zuckerberg or speak what I wanted to speak, because I could not handle what I was seeing. And it’s, like, already we’re getting progress.”
A number of days again Selena took to Twitter to precise her considerations on the widespread misinformation relating to the COVID and its vaccines.
Scientific disinformation has and can value lives. @Facebook mentioned they don’t permit lies about COVID and vaccines to be unfold on their platforms. So how come all of that is nonetheless taking place? Fb goes to be answerable for hundreds of deaths in the event that they don’t take motion now! https://t.co/IAtDpNT5Tt
— Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) December 30, 2020
“Scientific disinformation has and will cost lives. @Facebook said they don’t allow lies about COVID and vaccines to be spread on their platforms. So how come all of this is still happening? Facebook is going to be responsible for thousands of deaths if they don’t take action now!”