Simon Hegelich is discussing Facebook's take down of "Querdenken" Pages

Associated Press (AP) wrote a story on the take down of a network of pages related to the "Querdenken"-Movement in Germany. Simon Hegelich is arguing that - independent from the question of fake news - this has to be seen as a political intervention by Facebook and that Germany might be a test case.
The story has been published among others by "ABC News" (, "Euro NEWS" (, "Aljazeera" (, and "The National Herald" (