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Franken joins other sens. in criticism of Facebook policy


WILLMAR -- Sen. Al Franken and several of his colleagues are asking Facebook to change a new policy that allows the sharing of personal information with third parties.

Facebook, a popular Internet social networking site, recently changed its privacy policy to set up a new Instant Personalization Program that would provide information to websites so that they could tailor their sites for individual users.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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