Peter Bright writes that because Facebook collects information on religion (although it is optional for users to provide that information), it already constitutes a de facto partial Muslim registry – and they should delete it. Bright writes, in part:
As such, government coercion of Facebook—or even a hack of the company—represents a particular threat to civil liberties. Accordingly, Facebook should take a simple and straightforward protective step: delete that information. Remove the field from our profiles, and discard the historic saved data.
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