San Francisco — Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is embarking on a tour of the US following Donald Trump’s election as president, in an attempt to understand how the country has been divided by the impact of globalisation and technology. The CEO of the world’s largest social network has made it a personal challenge to have visited people in every state in the US by the end of the year, to discover how they are living, working and thinking about the future. In a post on Facebook, Zuckerberg said that after a "tumultuous last year", it seems that "we are at a turning point in history". He called on his readers to work to "find a way to change the game so it works for everyone". "For decades, technology and globalisation have made us more productive and connected," he said. "This has created many benefits, but for a lot of people it has also made life more challenging. This has contributed to a greater sense of division than I have felt in my lifetime." Facebook came under fire during ...

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