When Did Facebook Become Congress? (Wendy McElroy)
Wednesday March 28th, 2012
A March 23rd headline in the tech zine ZDNet caused a buzz on the blogosphere. It reads, “Facebook: Legal Action against Employers Asking for Your Password.” The article explained, “The social networking giant is considering using the law to protect its 845 million users.” The two legal routes being considered are: (a) getting politicians to pass a law barring employers from this practice and/or (b) suing employers who are asking you for your Facebook credentials.