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Every Facebook insider who has turned against the company

Karissa Bell

Some of the people who were once Facebook's most powerful executives and allies are publicly breaking up with the social network.

When Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes dropped a New York Times op-ed calling for the breakup of Facebook, it prompted a terse response from the company. But though Hughes might be the most prominent Facebook alum to criticize the company, he is far from alone. 

Over the last couple years, numerous former Facebook execs and other insiders have publicly criticized the social network and its leadership. And while that criticism may be hard for the company to swallow — Facebook would likely point out that these men have all become very, very wealthy thanks to their roles at the company — it's worth considering how unusual it is to air this kind of criticism publicly.  Read more...

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