Facebook bans UK far right groups and leaders

Three years ago Facebook dismissed claims that the platform empowered extremists.

The company has now moved to ban a number of far right groups – including the BNP, the English Defence League and Britain First.

Anti-racism campaigners say the crackdown is ‘long overdue’ but at least one of the banned organisations is considering legal action.

Sky’s Katerina Vitozzi reports.

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