NOTE: THE FOLLOWING SCRIPT IS AN EXCERPT FROM AN ARTICLE FROM THE AUTHOR AND NOT MY WORDS.
In the event any Facebook trolls are looking to ban me.
UN Expert Tells Facebook Their Definition of Terrorism Is ‘Overly Broad’
Ní Aoláin explains that “the definition employed by Facebook equates all non-state groups that use violence in pursuit of any goals or ends to terrorist entities. However…only a subset of violent acts committed by a non-state actor can be qualified as terrorism.
She goes on to explain that Facebook’s overly broad definition could aid governments seeking to silence dissent, violent or otherwise.