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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg in 2009: "We're Not Going to Share People's Information"

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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg in 2009: "We're Not Going to Share People's Information"

As questions about Facebook's commitment to individual privacy continue to swirl in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal and the #DeleteFacebook movement continues to become a reality, it's pretty safe to say that thousands — if not millions — are currently judging their stance on the platform's viability going forward. But amid an overabundance of thinkpieces and exclusive interviews about the matter, on March 21 the BBC quietly rereleased a 2009 interview with Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg, and it may help provide a little clarity on how horribly wrong the whole thing has gone. There's one exchange in particular (starting at around the one minute and 14 second mark) that takes