Ultra alert

Facebook blocks it's news service in and out of Australia as an act of spite and American fascism after Australia decides they should pay royalties to 3rd party journalists and news sites it directly takes material from.

Google faced similar charges, but reluctantly complied in Australia, Canada, the US and the UK.


  1. https://news.sky.com/story/why-has-facebook-blocked-australian-news-and-what-does-it-mean-for-the-rest-of-the-world-12221723
  2. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-56109036
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