Kim Kardashian ‘freezes’ Facebook, Instagram due to ‘hate, propaganda’

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Kim Kardashian is joined by Leonardo DiCaprio and a slew of stars for ‘freeze’ Instagram day as Hollywood decides to protest ‘hate speech’ on the Mark Zuckerberg-owned platformKim Kardashian West announced Tuesday that she will ‘freeze’ her Instagram and Facebook accounts because the platforms allow for hate and misinformationShe said: ‘These platforms allow the spreading of hate, propaganda and misinformation – created by groups to sow division and split America apart’ Amy Schumer said Facebook ‘looks the other way when it comes to organizing hate and violence’ and algorithms recommend the content to non-violent usersOther participants including Leonardo DiCaprio, Naomi Campbell, Katy Perry and Jennifer Lawrence, will stay off the platforms for 24 hours Wednesday  However some fans told the stars to delete their profiles, which can earn $1million per postComedian Sarah Silverman was told: ‘Delete your Facebook account. Life is so much nicer without it. The only way to pressure Zuckerberg is his wallet’ The effort is a part of the #StopHateForProfit campaign seeking to hold social media companies accountable for hate on their platforms NAACP, Color of Change and Anti-Defamation League have a list of demands regarding political misinformation and racism, violence and hate speech By Marlene Lenthang For …

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