Trudeau operatives have been hounding Mark Zuckerberg to censor a US-based newspaper


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and senior figures in his government - including Minister of Democratic Institutions Karina Gould - and several of his principal political operatives have been hounding Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg with appeals to censor a newspaper this week.

The Trudeau government repeatedly demanded that Zuckerberg remove The Buffalo Chronicle's coverage of the Canadian federal elections from his social media platform. The Buffalo Chronicle is a New York-based newspaper owned by a Haudenosaunee businessman who is indigenous to both sides of the border and extensively covers indigenous politics in the United States and Canada.

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