FBI Turns to Facebook, Twitter for Help Identifying People Who Stormed Capitol

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The FBI said, 'Our goal is to preserve the public’s constitutional right to protest' Hirurg/iStock

The mission statements of social platforms usually contain some variation of the phrase, “connecting with others,” but the FBI would like to use those platforms to connect with people involved in the storming of the U.S. Capitol building Wednesday.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.