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Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., speaks during a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee in March. He blames big tech for using "exploitative and addictive practices in order to get us to spend more time on their platform." Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Senator Pushes Bill To Curb 'Exploitative And Addictive' Social Media Practices

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Sen. Josh Hawley has made it a point to challenge the major tech companies since his election in 2018, and tech regulation was a facet of his career as Missouri's attorney general. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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President Trump speaks during a "Presidential Social Media Summit" in the East Room of the White House on Thursday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump To Invite Social Media Companies To 'Big Meeting' To Discuss Censorship

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Instagram is rolling out a feature that will notify users when their comments may contain harmful content before others see them. Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Instagram Advertising: Do You Know It, When You See It?

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Reviving Ophelia has been updated by Mary Pipher and her daughter Sara 25 years after it was first published. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images hide caption

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, pictured earlier this month in France, told reporters on Thursday that the tech giant is making great strides in fighting hate speech and crime online. Francois Mori/AP hide caption

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People at Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church in San Diego attend a prayer and candlelight vigil for victims of the synagogue shooting in Poway, Calif., on Saturday. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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Site's Ties To Shootings Renew Debate Over Internet's Role In Radicalizing Extremists

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks to reporters at a news conference on Wednesday. She announced New Zealand and France will lead a global effort to end the use of social media as a tool to promote terrorism. Phil Walter/Getty Images hide caption

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