Facebook Banned More Far Right Groups and Activists in the U.K.

The move follows the similar punishment of Tommy Robinson in February

An English Defence League protester in Bradford kelvinjay/iStock

After banning U.K. far right activist Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, who goes by Tommy Robinson, from Facebook and Instagram in February, the social network took aim at several like-minded groups and people in that nation earlier this week.

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