Facebook is crack down on the events in an effort to prevent its users from staging violence ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration. The social network says it will block all events in areas around Washington DC and state capitals until the inauguration next week.
“We are blocking the creation of any new Facebook events taking place near places such as the White House, the United States Capitol building and one of the State Capitol buildings until inauguration day. Facebook wrote in an update. “Our operations center also conducts a secondary review of all Facebook events related to the inauguration and removal of those that violate our policies.”