Share This Article Facebook has become a key part of Australian society in the past decade and has played a crucial role in the globalisation of our nation.
Since Facebook launched in 2009, the site has become the most widely used social media platform in Australia and the world, with more than one billion users.
The social network has made a number of important contributions to Australian society, including in education, advocacy and in fighting the spread of HIV and other STDs.
But, as social media platforms grow in popularity, they are becoming more and more of a battleground for hate speech.
Facebook has become Australia’s most widely-used social media source.
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