“We are writing to request that Facebook does not proceed with its plan to implement end-to-end encryption across its messaging services without ensuring that there is no reduction to user safety.”

We truly live in a bizarre world. Not that Facebook is known to be the champions of privacy, but this is probably an all-new low, Barr none. Pun intended.

Also quite ironic, when visiting BuzzFeedNews to read the above quote:

We _totally_ value your privacy

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