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Situational awareness: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg cast himself and his company as champions of free speech in a 45-minute talk today at Georgetown University.

  • Between the lines: Talking about freedom of speech lets Zuckerberg avoid talking about privacy violations, problems with targeted advertising, "echo chambers" that deepen partisan conflict, algorithmic bias, and other issues, says Axios' Scott Rosenberg.