Militia Facebook Pages; Iowans Feel Forgotten After Derecho

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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg said it was “an operational mistake" to permit a militia page calling on people to bring guns to a protest in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The incident has renewed longstanding questions about Facebook's enforcement of rules against inciting violence. Also, FEMA is being bombarded with calls for help after three natural disasters happened within weeks of each other. We check in on how Iowans are faring with Iowa Public Radio's Kate Payne. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Sept. 1, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on September 1, 2020.


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